10 of the best ways to enjoy Florence … on a budget

Visit Florence’s famous museums and galleries for free, eat authentic Tuscan food in markets, and then head to a free film screening or dance performance

The Oltrarno, Florence’s forgotten southbank, gets a tourism makeover

Long overlooked, its squares used as car parks, the area across the Arno river has been transformed by Florence’s mayor, who is determined to put it on the culture-hunter’s map