Free Florence Museums: Spring’s Special Occasions


Spring has sprung, be it in the States or throughout the Italian boot, and besides the obvious blooming of flowers, April showers (something we in Chicago have recently had our fair share of) and increased outdoor activity, this season means something else to Italy and those that visit it. That's right, folks, tourist season is upon us, and with...

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Don’t Wait In Line For Uffizi Tickets


If you are traveling to Italy and plan to spend time in Florence, you should take a moment to visit the Uffizi Gallery. As one of Italy's premiere art museums, this is truly a must-see. The only drawback is that oftentimes, you will have to wait in line to purchase your tickets, wasting a good portion of your day standing in line! Get Your Uffizi...

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