A view of Florence from the hills. Photograph: Alexandra Garcia
Weekend in . . . Florence
  • Travel
  • October 13, 2014, 01:00

Florence was thrust into the spotlight in February when its mayor, the dynamic 39-year-old Matteo Renzi, became Italy’s youngest prime minister. Bu(...)

 Alan Buribayev launches the NSO season with a free concert today. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

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