News 2019


Places to go in Florence: cheap lunches

https://budgettraveller.org/cheap-eats-guide-to-florence/  http://www.theflorentine.net/food-wine/2017/03/10-cheap-lunch-spots-florence/

Museums and Things To Do in Florence

Website with comprehensive list of museums and things to do in Florence and its surroundings. This website lists all the events happening in Florence over the course of the summer. In Italian, but very useful.

List of Doctors and Accident and Emergency Services

List of private medical doctors available to the EUI community. In case of medical emergency, these are the hospitals in Florence with accident and emergency services (ospedali con pronto soccorso): ■ Ospedale di Careggi, Viale Pieraccini 17, 50139 Firenze, 055 794111 ■ Ospedale di Santa Maria Nuova, Piazza Santa Maria Nuova 1, 50123 Firenze, 055 […]

Local Markets In Florence

From vegetables to leather bags, cheese to small antiques, no trip to Florence is complete without visiting at least one of the city’s bustling markets. Find about more about the city’s markets here and here.        

Eating and Drinking in Florence

To pique your interest, here are a few articles about where to eat and drink in Florence:  Read about the range of rooftop bars : http://www.theflorentine.net/food-wine/2018/06/rooftop-bars-florence-summer-2018/  Where to eat brunch: http://www.theflorentine.net/food-wine/2018/11/where-to-brunch-in-florence/ And last but not least, the best Italian ice-cream! https://thecuriousappetite.com/2018/09/20/best-gelato-in-florence/ 

Arriving at Villa Salviati for the AEL summer courses

Please check that you know how to reach Villa Salviati. Registration starts at 9:30 and is until 10.30 and then there is a short introduction to the course before the first class begins at 11.30 (you can see the course timetable on this website in the right-hand column when you look at the reading materials). […]