Visiting European City - Florence
Florentine Steak - Florence, Italy
The Church of Santa Croce
St. Francis
The Church of Santa Croce
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St. Francis
It was not our first visit to Florence. But... 
 
The Church Interior
Annunciation by Donatello
The Church Interior
Mendicant orders of Franciscans and Dominicans... 
 
Annunciation by Donatello
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Frescoes by Giotto
Gravestone of Dante
Frescoes by Giotto
The Franciscans have tried to involve broad... 
 
Gravestone of Dante
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Gravestone of Michelangelo
The church of Santa Maria Novella
Gravestone of Michelangelo
The church of Santa Croce is a pantheon of... 
 
The church of Santa Maria Novella
The next item on our itinerary was the church... 
 
 South Doors of Baptistery
South Doors of Baptistery
Our next destination on this route - the... 
 
"Mercy" and "Humility"
The octagonal Baptistery, which is much older... 
 
North doors of the Baptistery
Evangelists St. Luke and St. Mark
North doors of the Baptistery
The author of the north portal of the Baptistery... 
 
Evangelists St. Luke and St. Mark
Condition for obtaining an order for these... 
 
Jacob and Esau
"The Gates of Paradise" by Ghiberti
Well, and finally, the famous southern doors!

They... 
 

Jacob and Esau
In contrast to the reliefs of the eastern... 
 
Bell Tower of Duomo
Reliefs of Bell Tower
Bell Tower of Duomo
It could be told a lot about the Cathedral... 
 
Reliefs of Bell Tower
One can often read that only in such a beautiful... 
 



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Extra
Florentine Cuisine:

- panzanella (salad of bread and tomatoes)

- pappa al pomodoro (tomato-bread soup)
- ribolita (potage made with bread and vegetables)
- stracciatella (egg-drop soup)
- ravioli nudi (naked ravioli)
- lasagna al forno (lasagna)
- pappardelle sulla lepre (pappardelle with hare sauce)

- tagliata alla fiorentina (sliced steak Florentine style)
- trippa alla fiorentina (Florentine tripe)
- bistecca fiorentina (Florentine steak)
- bistecche di maiale (grilled pork chops)
- pollo alla fiorentina (Florentine chicken)
- baccala alla fiorentina (dried cod Florentine style)