The Tuscan capital has no equivalent; scour the land and you won’t find anywhere quite like it. While its history spans millennia, a well-planned visit reveals that the inner circle of Florence’s rulers, writers and architects was so small and exclusive that their names have become synonymous with the city. From palaces, churches and gardens to ateliers and bell towers, there is plenty to explore in the city of the Italian masters. To make the most out of your trip, be sure to include these must-visit sights – or let us show you round on our specially curated 10-day Northern Italy adventure, which includes a guided Florence walking tour. Read the full travel article here.