Meet your local guide in Florence: Francesca!

Meet your local guide in Florence: Francesca!

Here is another awesome guide from Florence! She is looking forward to meet you and share with you the beauty of the city. Let yourself be lead by Francesca and you will surely love more and more Florence. Do you want to know something about her? Continue to read!

Name: Francesca

Francesca with guests

Francesca with guests

Nationality and City of residence: I am Italian and I live in a small village near Florence called Certaldo.

Name of tour you lead and where: I lead all the tours in Florence: Segway, Bike, Food, Brunelleschi and Palazzo Vecchio tours.

Your favorite part of the tour: I love seeing the thrilled faces of tourists facing the amazing masterpieces of Florence.

Favorite Local Restaurant in your city: I don’t have a favourite restaurant but I recommend a meal in the Oltrarno district (the other side of the river Arno): good food and good prices!

Oltrarno

Oltrarno

One thing visitors to my city can’t miss: A view of Florence from piazzale Michelangelo the panoramic terrace of the city. Go there at sunset, it’s amazing!

Bistecca Fiorentina

Bistecca Fiorentina

Travel Mantra? “The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page”

What’s next on your travel bucket list? Definitely Japan!

What is your favorite Italian city to travel to? Bologna in Emilia Romagna region. I’ve lived near Bologna for a while so it has a special place in my heart.

What’s your best travel tip for those coming to visit Italy? You are on vacation, so relax and take time to enjoy every single moment. Italy is wonderful!

Before the tour

Before the tour

What’s the food that someone must try in your city before leaving? The chicken liver paté crostini and the Bistecca, the florentine T-bone steak in match with a glass of Chianti wine.

What do you like most about leading tours? I like meeting new people from all over the world and share with them stories about Florence

What makes your tour unique? I like to think the mix of culture and humor.

So what are you waiting for? Book now your Florence Segway Tour and ask for Francesca!!! She has a lot of stories to tell you!