Useful Links

ISIC: International Student Identification Card

http://www.isic.org/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Preparing to Go

http://college.usatoday.com/category/study-abroad/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://suabroad.syr.edu/acceptedstudents/preparingtogo/florence.html [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Student Information: Event Centers/Library/Travel Agency

Young Florence Portal for events and activities in Florence [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Oblate library [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Le Murate [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Student Travel Agency [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Public Transportation in Florence

ATAF Florence city busses [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

CAP regional bus [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Lazzi regional bus [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Sita regional bus [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Florence Tourism and Life

Florence Tourism Board [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Civic Florentine Museums [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Flo’n the Go [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Commune of Florency [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

72 hour museum pass [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

English speaking newspaper [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

One of our favorite blogs [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

BeWise alcohol safety [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Study-Abroad blogs [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Florence LGBTQ

http://www.arcigay.it/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.ireos.org/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

https://www.facebook.com/ireoscomunita [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.patroc.com/florence/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Getting Around Italy & Tourism

Italian National train service [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Private Italian train service [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Bus for airport transfer (Pisa/Florence) [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

European bus company [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Travel website [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Money

Western Union locations [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Mail & Shipping

Poste Italiana [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Mailboxes, etc. [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

What you can bring back to the US. [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Music

Tuscan Orchestra [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

Instruments for rent or purchase [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Travel Europe

http://www.eurail.com/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.eurolines.com/en/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.railpass.com/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.bahn.com/i/view/index.shtml [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.raileurope.com/european-trains/bernina-express/index.html [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.hostelworld.com/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


US Government Info

http://florence.usconsulate.gov/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.travel.state.gov/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.cdc.gov/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


News

http://www.repubblica.it/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://edition.cnn.com/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://www.theflorentine.net/ [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

http://global.nytimes.com/?iht [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Syracuse University Links

https://myslice.syr.edu/psp/PTL9PROD/EMPLOYEE/EMPL/h/?tab=PAPP_GUEST [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

https://blackboard.syr.edu/webapps/portal/frameset.jsp [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]

https://login.libezproxy2.syr.edu/login?qurl=http%3a%2f%2fwww.jstor.org%2faction%2fshowAdvancedSearch [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]


Florence for Free

SUF alums of the art history graduate program share great tips [icon name=”external-link” class=”” unprefixed_class=””]