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Main festival of Florence

I was lucky that I arrived in Florence on 24th June. There is a unique feel about the city on this... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2015
Aman B
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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enough to be there in june 24 at john the baptists feast day patron saint of florence you will... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2015
monalinda2010
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26 Jul 2015
“Main festival of Florence”
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

I was lucky that I arrived in Florence on 24th June. There is a unique feel about the city on this day. I arrived in the evening so could only watch the fireworks. The crowd was insane on the bridges and the bank of the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 3 July 2015

enough to be there in june 24 at john the baptists feast day patron saint of florence you will enjoyncalico storico festivities including the blessing at the baptistry the precession thru piazza republica the game at santa croce and topped by firewroks from san minato!...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 27 June 2015

We were lucky enough to be visiting Florence on the 24th June the day they celebrate the Feast day of St John the Baptist there Patron Saint. Various events and celebrations take place during the day we went to the Piazza Santo Novelli just before...More

Date of experience: June 2015
4  Thank mitchellinx
Reviewed 25 June 2013

Spectacular fireworks display in Florence in celebration of the Feast of Patron Saint John the Baptist (giovanni battista). Next time i will be there early to get the best location. Really crowded.

Date of experience: June 2013
5  Thank MigsDeManille
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