Photos and the City

destination photography & travel

Whenever you´re in Florence you don´t want to miss one of the oldest and probably most beautiful pharmacies of the world! La Officina Profumo Farmaceutica Santa Maria Novella – founded shortly after 1221 by Dominican friars who made and sold balms, medications out of medicinal herbs grown in the monastic gardens. In 1612 the pharmacie […]

Everything about Florence seems to be colored with a mild violet, like diluted wine. (Henry James)   Right around the corner of my hotel, I catched the first glimpse of the Duomo, Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore. And decided to have breakfast with a view! Bikes, bikes, bikes – they are everywhere in Florence, […]