This market is right in the middle of everything downtown we stopped and shopped but a few Florence scarves grab the pig and got a gelato nearby you have to stop by if you’re in the area and this is a cool market with pretty decent deals
lovely market with lots of leather goods at very reasonable prices. you can haggle a bit but even with the requested price it is still worth it
16th century covered market is touristic for sure, but sometimes you need some light relief. Make sure to stroke the Porcellino, the bronze boar whose snout is polished to gleaming gold. Touching it supposedly guarantees your return to the city
Rubbing the boar's nose has become something of a tradition. This one is a copy - the original is elsewhere apparently. I was told it means you will return to Florence, but other source say it is for good fortune. The statue stands in front of a large covered leather market -…
Shop for something you love - the leather values were numerous! We walked the market first then went back to negotiate for what we really wanted.