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Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence

Posted by Avital Pinnick on September 6, 2012

Sunset over Arno River, Florence

Piazzale Michelangelo, on the south side of the Arno river, is probably on almost every photographer-tourist’s checklist. It’s easy to see why. If the weather is suitable, you can capture amazing views of Florence at sunset.

Duomo, Florence


Ponto Vecchio, Florence

Ponto Vecchio, Florence

Duomo, Florence

Because the view is free, this site is very popular with backpackers and students. The first night we climbed up, a couple musicians were entertaining the kids on the large staircase.



Here’s a short video I took with my iPod. The girls playing rhythm instruments and swinging orange tubes are volunteers from the audience.

2 Responses to “Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence”

  1. Love those evening shots Avital… Very nicely captured..

  2. […] in the same trip? Because the light is never the same twice. If you look at the photos I took on June 5, you’ll see the […]

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