Florence is the capital of Tuscany and is the most populated city in that region. The city is located on the Arno River and has a history that dates back to the Middle Ages. Florence is well known for its architecture and art and is also regarded as the place where the Italian Renaissance started. The main historic center of Florence is one of the most popular places to visit. This is one of the most beautiful cities in the world. You can choose to fly with Austrian Airlines to Florence and experience the magic of this amazing city. The Pitti Palace is one of the places you should visit while you are here. The Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, San Giovanni Baptistery, Basilica of Santa Croce, Galleria dell Accademia and Uffizi are some of the places you can visit while you are here.