It seems like there are even more streets with lights and decorations this year. The little piazza near our apartment is decorated and it really makes it feel like Christmas around here. I enjoyed our trip to southern France over Christmas last year, but I'm glad we'll be in Florence this year for the holiday. We are heading out for a quick trip to Paris, but will be back a few days before Christmas.
If you are visiting Florence over the next few weeks and wondering what to do while you're here, I suggest trying these three resources: