All’Antico Vinaio – €5 sandwiches. Don’t order, just ask for the “favourite”. Take one of these bad boys and a cheap bottle of wine up to the Piazza Michelangelo and watch the sun set over the city while you stuff your face.

Hidden Treasures

The Galileo Museum is an excellent and informative way to spend an afternoon. Features an insight into the science and mathematics of the Renaissance.
Santa Croce – An extremely interesting church for both religious and non-believers alike. The likes of Galileo, Dante, Michelangelo and Donatello have tombs in this not-so-traditional cathedral

The Bardini/Bodini Gardens – Situated across the river from central florence lays a beautiful escape from the bustling city. Make sure to take your camera and a little picnic!