Let yourself be carried away by the cheerful and colorful climate that involves the whole city at the end of January during the celebrations for the Chinese New Year and discover the city with us!
Of certain Etruscan origin and always famous for the textile industry – a reason that in recent times has attracted Chinese immigration – Prato is rich in treasures to be discovered: the Emperor’s Castle, commissioned by Frederick II of Swabia, the Palace Pretorio – now a museum that houses works by Botticelli -, the Cathedral of S. Stefano and then the Museum of Planetary Sciences, perfect for a day with the little ones, and the Textile Museum, which traces the history of the city. Free commune since 1107, it has always been known the rivalry with the near Florence, immortalized also in the pages of the Dante Comedy.
The famous “cantucci” biscuits will crown a meal based on local delicacies, but be careful! The original recipe of the city of Prato foresees that they are not prepared with almonds, but with anise … a delight to be discovered …!
Information on check-points and parking areas for tourist coaches is available on the official page of the municipality of Prato, accessible via this link: http://www.po-net.prato.it/dove/?act=i&fid=349&id=20120329132556617
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