Tips for Visiting Florence’s Duomo and Campanile with Kids

Florence‘s Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore — better known as the Duomo — is quite possibly the most recognized landmark in the city. Presiding over Piazza della Duomo, this green, white and pink marble beauty is an absolute must-see for families, and climbing the iconic dome as well as the adjacent Giotto’s Bell Tower (Campanile)…

Italy Family Travel: Things To Do in Siena with Kids

Siena is — in its “a little bit country, a little bit rock-n-roll” way — the perfect Tuscany town to visit with kids. Its historic center (much of it pedestrian) is big enough to offer a mix of bustling shop-lined thoroughfares and picturesque medieval side streets to explore, yet small enough to be easily visited…

Florence with Kids

The magnificent city of Florence has so many marvels to explore that planning a family trip to the city can seem a bit overwhelming. Yet the beauty of this Renaissance city, perched proudly on the Arno and nestled amid iconic villa-adorned hills, is not lost on the little ones. Nor are the wonders of the local art and architecture.

With thoughtful planning that involves the children in crafting a family-friendly itinerary, Florence will inspire lifetime memories for the entire family in a lively, exciting environment …