There are a lot of interesting places to visit around our BB.
Here is a few of them...
Pitti Palace and Boboli Garden
in Pitti Square at number 1, in the Oltrarno district of Florence, the splendid palace with the ornamental gardens.
one of the major basilicas of the city, with its simple facade dominates the same name square.
Santa Maria del Carmine Church
famous for hosting a cycle of frescoes, fundamental masterpiece of Renaissance art, the Brancacci Chapel.
Chiesa del Cestello
The church of San Frediano in Cestello, on the square Cestello, is one of the most famous churches in the neighborhood Oltrarno in Florence, the dome of which dominates the homonymous district, traditionally popular. The church has a neoclassical rather severe, monumental three-aisled Latin cross.
How to reach us
From the Milan-Naples (A1):
FIRENZE-IMPRUNETA: exit, drive to Florence on Via Senese for about 4 miles, turn right in Via del Gelsomino and drive for about 1 km, turn left at the traffic lights onto Viale Poggio Imperiale, Piazzale Porta Romana to go straight on Viale Petrarca, outnumbered 3 to the 3rd traffic lights turn right into Via di Monte Oliveto, 2.
Florence Scandicci exit: continue straight until you enter the street talent, straight on passing Piazza Batoni straight in Via Sansovino, then necessarily right in Via del Pignoncino, pass the traffic light turn right, into Via Giovanni della Casa, straight you will see a petrol station on your right and ESSELUNGA supermarket on your left, keep right at the roundabout, then turn right on the avenue Viale Raffaello Sanzio continue for 20 meters then turn left crossing the avenue to enter the Via di Monte Oliveto go up in bottom of the No. 2 you have arrived.
FROM FIRENZE SMN STATION: leave tracks behind right down the stairs, cross the road go left, around the palace and go straight to the Tree Way, go straight at the bridge A. Vespucci, after crossing turn right, after 20m turn left along the walls of Florence, go to the Porta San Frediano, turn right passing under (Via Pisana) and go straight to the third left the B&B in Via di Monte Oliveto 2
BY BUS main station of Santa Maria Novella take bus 12 (direction of Piazzale Michelangelo) Get off at Viale R.Sanzio/Via Monte Uliveto. Walk for 50 meters and you reach the B&B Porta San Frediano.