A Visit to famous leather school of Florence

The visit of Florence is an accurate and appropriate spot in your itinerary list of Europe. You can memorize your budget travel to the Florence for many a good reasons. Florence as a city of culture and a symbol of Roman culture is next to Rome as having a number of historical monuments and ancient architectural buildings. Many a times, it is boasted as having the maximum number of ancient buildings and monuments in Italy.

Geographically, Florence is located at and lies on the River Arno and its real significance can only be assessed by its role as played by the city in the Middle ages and in during Renaissance. It popularity is also established by the fact as being the medieval center of European trade and finance. Florence is known as a place of the birthplace of the Renaissance, it is known as to be the Athens of the Middle Ages. In case, you are planning a tour, you first need to learn about the climate and weather of Florence.  The city enjoys the Mediterranean sort of climate as diversified as under the Koppen climate classification. The city has hot, humid summers with little rainfall and cool, damp winters. As hills around it in a river valley, Florence remains hot and humid from June to August. Now come to the next important situation to be dealt with Florence stay is about getting one of the best and the cheapest Florence hotels for there to stay.

Anyhow as you are in Italy, you should not ever forget about even to tour about the
Scuola del Cuoio of Santa Croce that is an indigenous 13th century Franciscan monastery, Scuola del Cuoio of Santa Croce is the largest leather school in Italy. It is located around at Piazza Satna Croce as backyard of the Basilica di Santa Croce. Inside, even you can observe and the see out the skilled artisans at work as they prepare the best quality leather handbags, apparel, luggage, as well as home décor items. Scuola del Cuoio was there been from the end of the World War II and it resulted as of the collaboration and assistance as existed between the  Franciscan friars of the Monastery of Santa Croce, and two Florentine families. Silvano Casini and Marcello Gori had been Florentine leather artisans since the 1930’s. And they converted this ancient monastery into a leather school. The primary objective for opening up this leather school let the war orphans learn a craft and be able to sustain then after for their lively hood as career in leather making. One of the first clients of the school was the members of the US military products. Later on, the school became popular to an extent that many international dignitaries and celebrities procured the products out there.

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