Shopping Time in Florence, between chic windows and impressive boutiques
City of ancient traditions to be experienced intensely through long walks, Florence has now been for a while a place where shopping has become quite original, considering the number of shops where you can find goods of a high quality level.
Staying in a luxury hotel in Florence like the Golden Tower Hotel, you will find yourself in the heart of the city that it will be easy to reach the most important shopping streets in the city that gave birth to the Renaissance.
The recent history recognizes to Florence an important role among the places that can praise a leadership in planning, design and manufacturing of fashion and luxury goods, and international fair shows like Pitti Uomo confirm this peculiarity.
Many are the Florentines streets where you will find the best showrooms and the most fascinating ateliers with the exhibition of items and names most known in fashion, among which you find Armani and Gucci. Most of the shops are located in Via della Vigna Nuova, Via dei Calzaiuoli e Via Tornabuoni all to be found just a few steps from our hotel.
The results of a great tradition are noticeable among characteristics little shops on Ponte Vecchio, that in addition to its historical importance, maintains a great appeal, hosting laboratories and workshops where it is possible to buy golden jewels, entirely handmade.
A great importance have those shops who can be defined as historical and that add themselves to the prestigious jewellery shops on the Ponte Vecchio. These shops are to be found in the Oltrarno area and they display admirable works made of glass, leather and other prestigious materials.
It’s not easy to find the same quality of fashion items elsewhere, because luxury in this city identifies with passion and excellence of the manufacture, that is why your purchases will always be a symbol for their originality.