Space Hosts Caramello

It is the largest disco in Florence. With an approximate capacity for 800 people, Space Club is located near the Santa Maria Novella train station, a convenient location makes the most highly frequented and well-known clubs in the city. Hosting events year-round, Space also organizes the biggest Halloween celebration in town. The atmosphere is created …

Space Presents Caramello, the Wednesday of Italian and International Students

Just in time for a new batch of study-abroad students, Space is hosting Caramello, the “sweet university night” — as the organizers define it — of every Wednesday for Italian, European and American students. Caramello presents themed nights and, often, also fashion shows. Entry before 12:30 a.m. is only one euro. The ground floor, which …

LUCCA

Located about an hour to the west of Florence, Lucca is a town filled with Tuscan charm and perfect for a day trip. Lucca is at the bottom of the Apuan Alps, so there is much diversity in the terrain surrounding the city. Those who visit Lucca will find that its modern day attractions display …

Leonardo Museum Marks a Decade

The Machines of Leonardo da Vinci Museum is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Inaugurated by Gabriele Niccolai in 2005, the exhibit showcases Niccolai’s collection of interactive models built from Leonardo’s da Vinci’s designs. With 52 of its 300-plus handmade models on display, the Niccolai Collection is the largest private collection of Leonardo’s machines in …

Six Tips to Jog in Florence

Six Tips to Jog in Florence Jogging in a crowded city with hardly any sufficient sidewalk space can be frustrating and dangerous. Luckily, Florence offers scenic routes where jogging is safe and enjoyable. Walking in the city center in the morning or evening, you are likely to encounter individuals in their sportswear, especially in parks …