DISCERNING RECOMMENDATIONS: Fodor's Florence's 25 Best offers savvy advice and recommendations from local writers to help travelers make the most of their visit, providing great places to shop, eat, sleep, and drink for every budget. GORGEOUS PHOTOS AND MAPS: Full-color pictures and full-size street maps cover the best Florence has to offer, all in an easy-to-use package. A handy, weather-resistant city map provides added value, giving travelers essential information so they can travel with confidence. INDISPENSIBLE TRIP-PLANNING TOOLS: Save time and space by having Florence's top 25 sights and experiences in one convenient guidebook. Neighborhood walks show off the best of the city with self-guided tour ideas. Plan excursions outside the city with the Farther Afield section. PRACTICAL TIPS AND PHRASES: Travel like a local with our Need to Know section, filled with useful travel tips and essential Italian phrases. INCLUDES: Bargello, Cappelle Medicee, Duomo, Fiesole, Galleria dell'Accademia, Galleria degli Uffizi, Palazzo Pitti, Palazzo Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio, Santa Croce, Santa Maria Novella. ABOUT FODOR'S AUTHORS: Each Fodor's Travel Guide is researched and written by local experts.