The magical Italian city of Florence attracts visitors from all around the world, drawn to its great mix of culture, architecture, cuisine and lifestyle. There are many areas to stay in the city, but for those that would prefer to avoid the hustle and bustle of the centre itself, a holiday rental apartment in Isolotto - Legnaia may be more suitable. This mostly residential area is a pleasant neighbourhood of Florence, and is ideal for those seeking a taste of Tuscan life. With all the comforts of home and more besides, it has a fully fitted kitchen, ample living area, and tasteful furnishings and decorations. Self catering accommodation in Isolotto - Legnaia is the perfect way to enjoy a Tuscan vacation in a relaxing atmosphere.
Both the city and the surrounding area offer the opportunity to partake in leisure activities, although it must be said, that this is probably not the main reason that one has come on holiday in Isolotto - Legnaia. The nearest golf course is 11 kilometres away at Ugolino, and apart from this, other activities include walking, cycling, tennis, roller-blading and swimming.
Florence is an amazing city, and much of the time spent during a holiday in Isolotto - Legnaia might be within the city itself. It has a series of museums, and although the Uffizi is the most famous, there are others also worthy of visiting. These include Bargello, Accademia Gallery and Pitti Palace. Apart from museums, other places of note to see include the city’s stunning cathedral known as Duomo di Firenze, Glottos Tower, the Baptistery and the Boboll Gardens. The best way to appreciate the city is to experience it, though, and to this end, walking the streets to see the evening street performers near the Uffizi, enjoying the view from Plazzale Michelangelo and visiting a glass bead maker in the artisan district are all highlights.
Holidaymakers staying in self catering accommodation in Isolotto - Legnaia will find themselves in a Mediterranean climate. The summers are warm to hot and sometimes humid, whilst the winters are cool and damp. The average daily highs during the summer months are 27 degrees Celsius or more, and during the winter months, the average daily lows are 2 degrees. Rainfall is heaviest in November, when just over 100mm falls in the month.
Most people seeking a holiday in Isolotto - Legnaia will fist need to fly into Italy, and the closest airport is Peretola Airport (Florence Airport (FLR)). This is something of a regional airport, but still manages to have connections with many European cities. Of particular interest to travellers from the UK, will be Meridiana Fly flights that leave from London Gatwick (LGW).