Florence 2009 -Facebook Suggestions

If you are into " Facebook" (free memebership) you can belong to many differnt groups. There is even a "Study Abroad Florence Spring 2009" group which post interesting ideas for trips or for places around Florance -this is thier latsest posting:

Basic Info
Hi guys! If you are coming to Florence to visit or to study abroad this spring or you know anyone that is, this is your group.

All you need to know about where to go, where to eat, and what to do, to have fun while you are in Florence.

We'll hook you up at the best events and parties. We’ll let you know about great offers and deals regarding nightlife and traveling.

If it is not posted on the group feel free to write us a message, wall post or email and we will get back to you with more Florence Info.

-----------------------WEEKEND TRIPS-------------------------

Best deals for weekend trips to the most exciting and interesting locations in Tuscany and famous cities of Europe.

Europe: Europe: Prague - Czech Republic, Swiss Alps - Interlaken, Paris - France , Vienna - Austria , Corfu - Greek Islands, Canary Islands, Munich - Germany, Nice French Riviera and much more....

Italy:Amalfi Coast, Cinque Terre, Chianti,Tuscany, Siena, Venice, Rome, Lake Como and more....

******************** CORFU & ATHENS SPRING BREAK ********************
The Ultimate Spring Break balanced between island fun and the grandeur of Athens. Corfu is considered to be Greece's most beautiful island with breathtaking beaches and Europe's FUNNEST hostel - The Pink Palace.

After the fun and festa of The Palace! Visit the ancient city of Athens, as important as Rome for archaeological treasures, classical mythology, history and grandeur.

€450 - 7 days, 3 Nights in Corfu, 3 Nights in Athens
Includes: Round-trip Cruise from Italy to Greece and back on a cruise boat with bars, clubs, cinema, restaurants, Wi-Fi, shops and more..., Transport between Corfu and Athens and back to the ferry, Accommodation in the FUNNEST hostel in Europe on Corfu Island!!!, Breakfast and some dinners in Corfu, Hotel accommodation and breakfast in Athens, And of course FlorenceForFun Tour Leaders to help you make the most out of your Spring Break.


******************** Venice Carnivale Day Trip ********************
Spend a the day at the most famous Carnevale celebration. Join the masked revilers for one of the biggest parties in Italy!

Discover this unique city of water, starting with a boat trip down The Grand Canal. Admire the sumptuous palaces, the museums renowned for both their antique and their modern art, The Rialto Bridge and the many splendid churches. Arriving finally in the heart of Venice - Piazza San Marco, with its famous cathedral, The Clock Tower, The Doge's Palace and the Bridge of Sighs

€65 – Day Trip
Sunday February 15 & 22
Includes: transport by private bus, a boat ride down the grand canal of Venice to San Marco Square and the opportunity to spend a full day enjoying the Masquerade and Venice festivities.


****************************** INTERLAKEN ******************************
You've heard all about from your friends! It is truly one of the winter travel destinations not to be missed. Adventure, fun, all wrapped up in the Swiss Alps. Skiing, Snowboarding, Skydiving, Night Sledding & more

Interlaken, labeled the adventure sports capital of northern Europe, couldn't be a more magical place. This gorgeous village is nestled in between the Lakes Thun and Brienz and framed by the snow-capped trio of peaks of the Swiss Alps, the Eiger, the Mönch and the Jungfrau. Offering Skiing, Snowboarding, Skydiving, Night Sledding, Paragliding and more, there are endless activities to keep the adrenalin pumping. For those of you who like to keep you feet a little firmer on the ground, explore the region by taking a day trip to the Swiss Capital - Bern, discovering Interlaken by quad bike or horse back, take a ride on the Jungfrau to the highest railway station in Europe, indulge in spa beauty treatments or shopping along the elegant streets of Interlaken.

€180 – 3 days and 3 nights
Includes: accommodation, breakfast and round trip transport.


***************************** LAKE COMO *****************************
Discover why George Clooney chooses Lake Como as his vacation destination!!! Visit the famous & elegant town of Bellagio (used as inspiration for the Bellagio Casino in Las Vegas) and the stunning Lake Como Villas used as locations for films such as Casino Royal and Episode 1 & 2 of Star Wars. Relax lake side, rent boats, water ski, wake board & more...

€150 - Transport in private coach & accommodation in bungalows on
the lake. Plus Day 1 transport to Belagio & ferry boat across the lake to the town of Varenna. Day 2 transport to Tremezzo - Villa Carlotta & Lenno - Villa del Balbianello - Star Wars. Entry fee to the villas not included.


******************************** PRAGUE ********************************
One of Europe's most fascinating cities, Prague is a haunting and enchanting, modern and an old-world, fairytale city - all in one.

Fondly referred to as the "City of a Hundred Spires" or the "Golden City", Prague is one of the most visited cities in Europe, renown for its well-preserved city center featuring a smorgasbord of architectual styles including; Gothic spires, Baroque Domes, Art Nouveau and Cubist facades. Unforgettable is the Ancient Castle sitting on top of the hill keeping a watchful eye over the city and the charm of walking across the Charles Bridge. Prague, as a modern city, offers an irresistable array of food including but definitely not limited to traditional Czech, some of the best bagels outside of New York and some of the best beer produced on the continent.

€250 – 3 days and 3 nights
Includes: Round-trip transport in private coach, Accommodation in a 3-star Hotel in the historic center of Prague, Breakfast, FlorenceForFun Tour Leader, and Information sheet about Prague



*****TWENTYONE Club*****
Open Wednesday – Saturday
Live DJ Hip hop and House
No Cover Charge, No Drink Card, Happy Hour 10pm – 12am 3 Drinks for €10
Via dei Cimatori 13/R (Near Piazza Signoria)

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*****MONDAYS at YAB*****
Every Monday Night
Live CONCERTS with international artists and DJs
Via Sassetti, 5/R

------------------------- SPORTS EVENTS ---------------------

you can purchase tickets at the FlorenceForFun Office
Via della Pergola 10A (Red) from 12:00pm to 06:00 pm.

Plus info on BIG American sports games and events for example NFL (Superbowl), NHL (Stanley Cup), MLB (World Series), NCAA Sports (March Madness, College Bowls and more…)

------------------------ COOKING CLASSES ----------------------

Italian and Tuscan Cooking
PIzza and Gelato Making
Wine Tasting

Every Tuesday and Thursday


------------------- MORE FUN STUFF IN FLORENCE ---------------

every Sunday from 12pm to 3pm at Angels Restaurant . Huge plates of all your favorite foods including pancakes, french toast, omelettes, eggs benedict, fresh baked bagels, burgers and more.

Average cost of a plate is €10 which includes an all you can eat breakfast buffet of muffins, cereal, yogurt, bread, jam, and more…. Table reservations call or sms Anna 3287290848.

***** Swan Gymnastic Center: Via dei Pepi 28 *****
Monday - Friday
9am - 10pm
Saturday 10am - 6pm
Sunday 10am - 1pm

One Day Free Trial and Discount Prices for Students!!!! Just Bring your ID Card or Tell them Fabio from FlorenceForFun sent you!!!

GAG, Step, Pilates, Aerobica, Body Tone, Total Body Sculpt, Fit and Stretch, Fit-Boxe, Body Building, Hip-Hip, Funky Fitness

Contact Info

FlorenceForFun SRL - Tours & Travel