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Villa Fiesole Hotel, Florence
Villa Fiesole Hotel found on the side of an ancient Etruscan Hill in Fiesole, surrounded by centuries old woods in Florence, Toscana, Italy. A 3 star Florence hotel offering its guests a harmonious experience of elegance and peaceful rest. ...
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Roma Hotel, Florence
Roma Hotel opposite Santa Novella church is a 4 star Florence hotel a few steps away from the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore with the Giotto Bell tower in Florence, Toscana, Italy. Nearby are Ponte Vecchio and Piazza della Siqnoria. ...
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Florence stands on the banks of the Arno River, in a hollow surrounded by the first Chianti hills to the south and the Fiesole hills to the north. A city of art and culture, Florence is the destination of a high proportion of international tourism.

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Originally a Roman centre (Florentia), it began to acquire a certain importance under the Carolingians but its fortunes date from the time (1115) of its constitution as a Republic.

Torn in the 13th beginning 14th centuries, by internal strife between the Guelphs and Ghibellines, and later between White Guelphs and Black Guelphs, this did not, however, prevent it, aided by increasing economic importance from undertaking a policy of expansion directed at the largest Tuscan towns.

In 1406, once Pisa had fallen, only Siena and Lucca remained free of Florentine rule. Shortly after (1434), the Republic became a Signoria under the Medici family; in 1530 Charles V created the Dukes of Florence, a title which in 1569, was changed to Grand Dukes of Tuscany as, in the meantime, also the strong Republic of Siena had fallen (1555).

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