Campo del Miracoli
Born and raised in Florence, Alessandra has a degree in art history from the University of Florence with a specialization in seventeenth-century painting. She obtained an MRes from the European University Institute in Florence, where she defended her Ph.D in history, focusing on the patronage of Tuscan nobility in Europe during the seventeenth century. In addition, she holds a diploma in archival administration, palaeography, and diplomatics from the State Archive in Florence. She has been teaching art history and Italian for several years in various schools and institutions in Florence.
Qualified Tourist Guide of Florence & Tuscany. Born in Siena and raised in the nearby enchanting hilly region of Crete Senesi, Gastone graduated from Pisa University in Foreign languages and literature. He moved to Florence in 1993 where he learned to love art. He has dedicated his life since then to discovering more and more about Tuscany. He decided to make a career out of his passion for history and fine arts by working with visitors to Italy who wish to have a deeper experience. He could not live without the magnificent richness of Tuscan Heritage, its rural and urban landscape carefully sculpted by medieval ancestors. Gastone is always ready to share his knowledge of his native land with people wishing to discover Italy, a small country with a great history.
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