|The Duomo in the heart of Florence|
36 Hours in Florence by Ondine Cohane (New York Times): recommendations on where to go, what to do, where to stay, and what to eat on a short trip to Florence
A Weekend in Florence (New York Times): a photo essay by Dave Yoder that accompanies Ondine Cohane's article
A Museum Display of Galileo has a Saintly Feel by Rachel Donadio (New York Times): review of the newly-renamed Museo Galileo in Florence and their exhibit of Galileo's remains.
Hotels in Florence by Jessica (Why Go Italy): a roundup of hotel recommendations at a variety of prices
Famous Gardens in Italy (My Melange): includes both Boboli Gardens, near the Pitti Palace in Florence, and Villa Gamberaia, found in the hills outside of Florence.
Florence: A Visit with Michelangelo by Angela Nickerson (EuroCheapo): free or nearly-free places to see Michelangelo's work in his hometown.
Are you headed to Florence? What are your plans? And what resources have you found most useful lately?