Once you are in Florence, there is no excuse for you if you don’t want to try the famous “bistecca alla fiorentina”.
Tuscan food, in fact, is one of the best in the country, and you can’t skip any of the specialties this place can offer you. It’s like going to Florence and not to visit the Uffizi Museum or the Dome. It’s crazy, isn’t it?
Talking about the “bistecca alla fiorentina”, it is a T-bone steak knows as that name, and it is very succulent. It is a must for lovers of Italian food, and ordering it has to appear on “things-to-do-list” while you are in the city.
Let’s continue our adventure discovering Bologna and what it offers to touriss of all age, especially youngsters and students. First of all, how to reach Bologna? Guglielmo Marconi International airport is just outside the city. By car, due to its central position in the map of Italy, Bologna is well-connected to North and South-East of peninsula. By train it can be easily reached from everywhere. With new Freccia Rossa trains, Milano is just one hour distant and Florence only thirty minutes.
Speaking about universities, we have to start from what is considered to be the first university in the Western world and surely one of the firsts in the world, that of Bologna, founded in 1033. Even today this city is famous worldwide for its coolness and cultural life, for the vitality of youth and entertainment opportunities.