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Piazzale Michelangelo

Panoramic of Florence from atop the hill, with the Duomo as the backdrop
A Florentine Renaissance

February 23rd 2016
The birthplace of the Renaissance has itself experienced many rebirths. Not only did Florence survive the rule of the Romans, Byzantines, Austrians, and even a short guy named Napoleon, but it thrived by preserving the best aspects of each era. While their conquerors came and went like Kanye's money, the city planted its roots in fine art, architecture, and wine. Having celebrities like Michelange ... read more
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