Florence is Italy's sixth largest city and home to some of its most prized historical and cultural heritage. Today the country plays host to nearly 16 million (yup, that's right - 16 million) tourist each year, plus thousands of university students who come to study abroad. A walk around the heart of the city feels like you've transported to a finer life - where art is abound, wine flows, and the hustle and bustle has a beautiful rhythm to it.