Florence is the capital of the region of in , with a population of about 366,500. The city is a cultural, artistic and architectural gem, and is inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage list.
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Florence Cathedral, formally the Cattedrale di , is the cathedral of Florence, Italy. Photo: PetarM, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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The Basilica di Santa Croce is the principal Franciscan church in Florence, , and a minor basilica of the Roman Catholic Church. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Florence Baptistery, also known as the Baptistery of Saint John, is a religious building in Florence, , and has the status of a minor basilica. Photo: JoJan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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The Basilica di San Lorenzo is one of the largest churches of Florence, , situated at the… Photo: Sailko, CC BY 2.5.

Localities in the Area

is a city in close to Florence. Get the number 7 bus from San Marco piazza in Florence - is the last stop. Photo: Discanto, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a commune of about 50,000 inhabitants in the in the region of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

is situated 4½ km southeast of Florence. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.


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