An Inspiring Escape

The Westin Excelsior, Florence, Piazza Ognissanti 3, Florence, Italy, 50123(39)(055) 27151
With the Piazza della Signoria and Uffizi just steps away, The Westin Excelsior, Florence sits at the center of Florentine culture. Browse boutiques along the Ponte Vecchio, have an espresso at a local café, and enjoy the best Florence has to offer.Visit Hotel Website
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The Origins of Panettone and Pandoro

The deliciousness of Panettone and Pandoro has made a trademark of the Italian culinary tradition, much appreciated in most of Europe. Discover its history and the differences that characterize these two delicacies.

The Italian culinary traditions during Festive Days

Enjoy the culinary italian tradition around Christmas period, that gathers family and friends under the same roof. Discover the characteristic dishes and taste the unique diversity of the typical flavours of these festive days.

Italian Chocolate and Festive Days: a sweet tradition

Immerse into Christmas time, celebration of unique moments and a perfect journey across Italy's chocolate taste. Every region offers a true epicurean discovery, sharing the soul of native Italian traditions.

A family Affair

Explore Italy with your family: book now and receive up to 50% discount on your second room.
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Plan Now, Pack Later

Explore the beauties of Italy: book in advance your holidays in Italy and enjoy extra savings.
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Discover the charm of Italy this winter

Book a weekend getaway this winter and enjoy up to 30% off when you book to stay between 1 January and 28 April 2019.
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Piazzale Michelangelo

A Florentine piazza with a view to rival any other found across Italy.
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Piazza della Signoria

Once the center of politics in the Florentine Republic the Piazza della Signoria continues to be a political focal point of Florence.
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Ponte Vecchio

The Ponte Vecchio is a inspiring medieval stone arch bridge, lined with shops, and spaning the Arno River in Florence.

Through these old streets I wander dreamily; Around me Florence sweeps her busy tide of life.

– William Leighton