4 Spots to Eat in Florence Italy

Great Tuscan Food in Italy

best places to eat in florence italyThe food of Tuscany is flavorful, colorful, and satisfying.  I love the fresh vegetables and hearty cuts of steak.  There is chicken, mushrooms, peppers, truffles, omelets, risotto and pasta.  The cheeses are outstanding are outstanding and let's not even talk about dessert. Check out The Traveling Professor's blog post on the best places to eat in Florence, Italy.

Monday, July 24, 2017/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (566)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 4.5
Categories: Italy

5 Best Places to Eat in Florence

The Professor's Faves for Eating and Drinking

5 Places to Eat in FlorenceIf you are hungry, Florence is not a bad place to be.  Fresh vegetables, fat cuts of beef, and let's not forget the marvelous desserts. The Traveling Professor does at least 2 small group tours to Florence each year and we've found some very good dining spots.  Listed in today's blog post are 5 of The Traveling Professor's favorite places to eat in Florence.

Friday, March 3, 2017/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (674)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 4.3
Categories: Italy

Favorite Florence Dining Spots

Try These While on a Florence Tour

small group tours florence dining spotsOn our Traveling Professor tours, we prefer restaurants that reflect the local culture and we like fresh, well-prepared food at a reasonable price.   In today's blog post I list my favorite Florence dining spots that I often visit when I am traveling to Florence on my own, or with one of my small group tours.

Saturday, August 15, 2015/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (1663)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 4.0
Categories: Italy

4 Top Restaurant Picks in Florence

The Professor's Picks in the Renaissance City

best florence restaurantsFlorence is one of the most popular stops on The Traveling Professor's tours to Italy.   One of the big draws to Florence are the multitude of dining options scattered all about the city.  When we travel to Italy, we like to eat at top-quality spots without breaking the budget.  Take a look at my blog post to see my selections for the best places to eat in Florence.

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Categories: Italy

Where to Eat in Florence Italy

My Favorite Restaurants in the Renaissance City

best places to eat in florenceThe Traveling Professor goes to Italy about 4 times a year with his small groups of about 12 travelers and The Professor travels there an additional one or two times a year, strictly for research of course, LOL!   The Professor is constantly searching for the best places to eat.   In this blog post, take a look at his picks for the best places to eat in Florence Italy.

Tuesday, August 19, 2014/Author: The Traveling Professor/Number of views (2205)/Comments ()/ Article rating: 5.0
Categories: Italy
«January 2020»

Who Traveled With Us in 2019

who travels with The Traveling ProfessorThe Traveling Professor ran small group tours to Iceland, Peru and Machu Picchu, Scotland, Croatia, Italy, Normandy Invasion Beaches, and Canada in 2019.  We had a wonderful year, making new friends and traveling to great places.  But who goes on Traveling Professor tours?  In this blog post, we will tell you the number of people and what the make-up of our small group tours looks like.
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26 Places to Eat in Paris

where to eat in ParisAh, we love to eat when we go on our small group tours to Paris.  Who doesn't?  The Professor presents his list of Paris restaurants. The list includes places for breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks.  Some are expensive, some are not.  Some qualify as a great place for a romantic dinner, but most of them are on the casual side. Take advantage of The Professor's experience and see where to eat in Pars. 
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The Perfect 14 Day Introduction to Italy Itinerary

perfect 14 day Italy itineraryEveryone loves Italy.  The Traveling Professor's small group tours to Italy usually covers Venice, Florence, Rome and Sorrento (the Amalfi Coast).  Planning an itinerary can be daunting, but The Traveling Professor makes it easy for the first-time Italy traveler.  See all the great sites, eat wonderful food, experience the culture. Take a look at our introduction to Italy itinerary and get ready to say "Ciao!" to Italy.
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A Visit with Vincent Van Gogh in Auvers

Day trip to Auvers from Paris

Vincent Van Gogh is considered by many to be the greatest painter of all time. He spent much of his time in France.  Those who have gone to Paris with The Traveling Professor on one of his small group tours to Paris can remember walking the neighborhoods frequented by Van Gogh and seeing his paintings at the Musee d'Orsay. In today's guest blog post adapted from a  post originally done by Laura Keefe Junod of VoyageScholar.com, she talks about visiting Auvers - the place where Van Gogh lived, died and is buried. She does a wonderful job of explaining where Van Gogh  lived, died and is buried.

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What to Do in Paris the 2nd Time You Go

what to see 2nd time in ParisThe Eiffel Tower, the Musée d'Orsay, Louvre, Montmartre, Seine River Cruise, Pantheon, Pomidou Center, Rodin Museum, Arc de Triomphe - those are all things people see on their first trip to Paris.  They are timeless sites that probably could be visited time and time again. But what should you see on your second and even third or fourth visit to Paris. In this blog, The Traveling Professor gives some ideas on other great sites that would be superstars in nearly any other place in the world. 
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