The division between rural and urban is unmistakable in Florence. Here you can see the ancient wall of the medieval city-state and the Ponte Vecchio straddling the Arno RIver.
The high structure on the left is Palazzo Vecchio, the dome in the middle is, of course, il Duomo, and the cathedral on the right is the Basilica di Santa Croce. All are important historical buildings and centers of Florence’s main piazzi.
Florence as seen through the trees on the path leading to