Firenze Abbracciando il cuore di Firenze


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La piazza, dedicata al grande artista rinascimentale Michelangelo, presenta le copie realizzate in bronzo, di alcune sue famose opere conservate a Firenze: il David e le quattro allegorie delle Cappelle Medicee di San Lorenzo. YOU CAN FIND THE LINK TO DOWNLOAD THIS PRESENTATION ON MY WEBSITE HERE (copy and paste this link):


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Piazzale Michelangelo Firenze

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E' molto semplice: non si vede bene che col cuore. L'essenziale è invisibile agli occhi Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Le Petit Prince

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The Piazzale Michelangelo is one of the most beautiful places to visit in Florence Italy.  Perched high on a hillside overlooking the city, visitors can enjoy a breathtaking view of Florence's skyline.  A replica of Michelangelo's Statue of David stands in the centre of the plaza. It was built in 1869 and designed by architect Giuseppe Poggi on a hill just south of the historic center, on completion of retraining of the left bank of the shore

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On the left bank of Arno was traced, wind on the hill of San Miniato, the Viale dei Colli, a street tree overview 8 kilometers long, at whose climax the square was built as a terrace with a panoramic view inside the city.

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The square, dedicated to the great Renaissance sculptor Michelangelo, has copies of some of his works found elsewhere in Florence: the David and the four allegories of the Medici Chapel of San Lorenzo. These copies are made of bronze, while the originals are all in white marble. The monument was brought up by nine pairs of oxen on 25 June 1873

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The panorama encompasses the heart of Florence from Forte Belvedere to Santa Croce lungarni through the bridges crossing the Arno, including the Ponte Vecchio, and the Duomo, Palazzo Vecchio, the Bargello and the octagonal bell tower of the Badia Fiorentina, without forgetting opposed to the hills north of the city with the center and Settignano Fiesole.

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Basilica Santa Croce

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Sound : Dio come ti amo – Domenico Modugno Samba pa’ti - Fausto Papetti Text : Internet Pictures : Daniela Iacob Arangement : Sanda Foişoreanu

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