60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 7 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Cologne, Germany
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
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Bern, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Turin, Italy
— 1 night
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Seville, Spain
— 7 nights
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Ronda, Spain
— 1 day
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
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Paris, France

— 7 nights

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Palace of Versailles as well as Eiffel Tower. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Luxembourg Gardens and Ile Saint-Louis. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Palais Royal, enjoy breathtaking views from Montparnasse Tower, and don't miss a visit to Rue Montorgueil.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Paris online sightseeing planner.

Toronto, Canada to Paris is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Paris, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. September in Paris sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 8th (Thu), you'll travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Brussels, Belgium

— 3 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) and Sonian Forest. Venture out of the city with trips to Graslei and Korenlei (in Ghent) and Atlantikwall Raversyde (in Ostend). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Grand Place, examine the collection at Atomium, admire the striking features of Guild Houses, and pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Brussels tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in September, you will find days in Brussels are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): examine the collection at Zaanse Schans, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, then explore the activities along Herengracht, then don't miss a visit to Museum Quarter, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from A'dam Lookout.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam trip planning tool.

You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Cologne.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Cologne, Germany

— 1 night

City of Churches

Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): examine the collection at Museum Roemervilla, see the interesting displays at Dokumentationsstatte Regierungsbunker, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Shrine of the Three Kings. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Heinzelmaennchenbrunnen, admire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Gereon's Basilica, and finally contemplate the long history of St. Ursula.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cologne trip planner.

Drive from Amsterdam to Cologne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Cologne are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Berlin.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Berlin, Germany

— 4 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Explore hidden gems such as Sanssouci Park and Victory Column (Siegessaule). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Gendarmenmarkt, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, and indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Berlin trip planner.

You can fly from Cologne to Berlin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Tours · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Prague, Czech Republic

— 3 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Explore hidden gems such as St. Vitus Cathedral and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take a stroll through Lesser Town, contemplate the long history of Lobkowicz Palace, and admire the landmark architecture of Prague Astronomical Clock.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague route website.

Traveling by car from Berlin to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can fly to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Budapest, Hungary

— 3 nights

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
You've now added Thermal Spas to your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Matthias Church and Liberty Statue. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Budapest takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. September in Budapest sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Spas

Vienna, Austria

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits and then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Vienna online day trip planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Vienna are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums

Salzburg, Austria

— 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 28th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church), admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, and then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Salzburg road trip tool.

Getting from Vienna to Salzburg by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. September in Salzburg sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Bern.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Bern, Switzerland

— 3 nights

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): meet the residents at Tierpark Dahlholzli, contemplate the waterfront views at Aare River, then admire the local landmark of Mosesbrunnen, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Obere Hauptgasse, explore the activities along Thunersee, admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), then wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and finally ponder the design of Zahringerbrunnen.

To find out how to plan a trip to Bern, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Salzburg to Bern in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Interlaken, Switzerland

— 2 nights
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Aletsch Glacier and Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls. Step out of Interlaken to go to Murren and see Thrill Walk Felsensteg Birg, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at Schynige Platte, Head underground at St. Beatus Hoehlen, pause for some serene contemplation at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, and take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Interlaken trip site.

Getting from Bern to Interlaken by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turin.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

Turin, Italy

— 1 night

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Turin trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Interlaken to Turin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Turin when traveling from Interlaken in October, with lows around 12°C. You will leave for Cinque Terre on the 5th (Wed).

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Museums · Wineries

Cinque Terre, Italy

— 2 nights

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 5th (Wed), make a trip to Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista, don't miss a visit to Borgo Antico, don't miss a visit to Oratorio della Confraternita dei Neri Mortis et Orationis, then discover the deep blue sea with Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Lorenzo. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Castello Doria, trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, then trek along Sentiero Monterosso - Vernazza, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Giovanni Battista.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Cinque Terre trip site.

Traveling by car from Turin to Cinque Terre takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Turin in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cinque Terre: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Trails · Parks

Florence, Italy

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Food Tours and Walking tours. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Florence travel route planner.

Drive from Cinque Terre to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, daytime highs in Florence are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites

Rome, Italy

— 5 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls and Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, pause for some photo ops at La Pieta, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome attractions planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Barcelona, Spain

— 3 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Explore hidden gems such as El Born and Placa d'Espanya. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take an in-depth tour of Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Seville, Spain

— 7 nights

City of Towers

A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
You've now added Free Walking Tour Sevilla to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Barrio Santa Cruz and Food Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Seville side-trips: Cordoba (Patio de los Naranjos, Tiered Gardens of The Alcazaba, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, admire the striking features of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), get interesting insight from Tours, and experience rural life at Les Visites du Campo Bravo.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville online trip maker.

You can fly from Barcelona to Seville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Seville are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Ronda.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Tours · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Ronda, Spain

— 1 day

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): visit Old City, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Don Bosco, take in breathtaking views at El Tajo de Ronda, then take some stellar pictures from Mirador de Aldehuela, then admire the natural beauty at Jardines de Cuenca, and finally indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Ronda trip planner.

Traveling by car from Seville to Ronda takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Ronda sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lisbon.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks · Tours · Neighborhoods · Wineries

Lisbon, Portugal

— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wine Tours & Tastings and Vasco da Gama Bridge. And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Miradouro da Senhora do Monte, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, pause for some photo ops at Arco do Triunfo, and don't miss a visit to Rossio Train Station.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by car from Ronda to Lisbon takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Ronda to Lisbon. In October, daytime highs in Lisbon are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Porto, Portugal

— 2 nights

Unvanquished City

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
On the 29th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Capela das Almas, learn the secrets of beer at Taste Porto Food Tours, take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, then make a trip to Porto Bridge Climb, and finally appreciate the history behind Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Porto trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Lisbon to Porto by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Porto can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Wineries · Historic Sites

Paris, France

City of Light

Your day by day itinerary now includes Eiffel Tower. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, then don't miss a visit to Le Trocadero et son esplanade, and then don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Paris day trip planning app.

Fly from Porto to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto to Paris. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Porto in October: high temperatures in Paris hover around 19°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites

Canton of Bern travel guide

4.4
Mountains · Waterfalls · Parasailing & Paragliding
The Canton of Bern is home to a diverse landscape of plateaus, breathtaking mountains, waterfalls, and lakes. In the capital city you'll find the Old Town, built in a loop of the river Aare. Its sandstone houses, narrow streets, fountains, and medieval atmosphere have earned it World Heritage Status. Sightseeing stops on your itinerary include the 101 m (331 ft) high platform at the Rose Garden, the bear family at Bear Park, and the Houses of Parliament that often open their doors to tourists. Shop the 6 km (3.7 mi) long covered medieval promenade, the longest shopping arcade in Europe. The boutiques, bars, and cabaret stages, some housed in vaulted cellars, are among Bern's other tourist attractions. Outside of the capital city, hike valleys and foothills, or take on the staggeringly steep mountain cliffs by ski or snowboard.

Province of Florence travel guide

4.4
Art Museums · Historic Walking Areas · Landmarks
Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and of the Metropolitan City of Florence. It is the most populous city in Tuscany, with 383,083 inhabitants (as at 2013), expanding to over 1,520,000 in the metropolitan area.Florence was a centre of medieval European trade and finance and one of the wealthiest cities of that era. It is considered the birthplace of the Renaissance, and has been called "the Athens of the Middle Ages". A turbulent political history includes periods of rule by the powerful Medici family and numerous religious and republican revolutions. From 1865 to 1871 the city was the capital of the recently established Kingdom of Italy. The Florentine dialect forms the base of Standard Italian and it became the language of culture throughout Italy due to the prestige of the masterpieces by Dante Alighieri, Petrarch, Giovanni Boccaccio, Niccolò Machiavelli and Francesco Guicciardini.The city attracts millions of tourists each year, and the Historic Centre of Florence was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1982. The city is noted for its culture, Renaissance art and architecture and monuments. The city also contains numerous museums and art galleries, such as the Uffizi Gallery and the Palazzo Pitti, and still exerts an influence in the fields of art, culture and politics. Due to Florence's artistic and architectural heritage, it has been ranked by Forbes as one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

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