Lets start with wine bars and cafes! In Italy bars are literally on every corner. Do not confuse them with the classic American bars. Italian bars ( or caff) serve caf, cappuccinos, hot chocolates, tea, light snacks and aperitifs. We recommend in particular 2 historic places.
The Gilli which is a wine bar and restaurant and since 1733 it has been serving also all kinds of treats and light meals.. (Piazza della Repubblica,ph: +39 055 213 896). And just in front the Giubbe Rosse Caf where you can have brunch from 9 or a complete menu from 18 ( Piazza della Repubblica 13/14; ph: +39 055 212 280).
Tip: a coffee is way too cheaper (up to 1) at the counter that at your sit at the table. In this way you can enjoy a good coffee-break in fantastic places without spending a fortune!
Once stuffed with an excellent Italian Breakfast with cappuccino and brioche you are ready to visit the Uffizi Museum, probably the reason why you got your flight ticket to Florence!
Palazzo Vecchio (Uffizi) is an amazing palace set just around Piazza della Signoria, once the centre of political power and city life. Just behind there is the spectacular Ponte Vecchio housing...