2-3 February 2016
Florence
Europe/Rome timezone
TRAVEL

The 7th ET Symposium is hosted by the Villa Finaly in Firenze, administered by the Chancellerie des Universités, directed by the Recteur-Chancelier and the Vice-Chancelier of the Universities of Paris.
Villa Finaly

By car


  1. Motorway exit: FIRENZE NORD (peretola – aeroporto)
    When leaving the motorway slip road or exiting from the airport, go under the railway bridge or remain in the central lane, as cars can approach either from the right or the left.
  2. Towards the town centre: CENTRO/FORTEZZA (Viale Alessandro Guidoni)
  3. Straight ahead until the sign reading “Centro/viali circonvallazione” (Via Forlanini)
    At the crossroads turn right, towards CENTRO/FORTEZZA  DA BASSO
    Follow the stream (ruscello Mugnone) along the Viale Redi
  4. At the bottom of Viale Redi, cross over, following the signs for STAZIONE/FIESOLE
    Follow the signs for “FIESOLE”until the Piazza della LIBERTÀ
  5. At Piazza della LIBERTÀ: follow the signs for BOLOGNE–FIESOLE
    Keep in the left hand lane along Via Minzoni, then turn left at the first traffic lights towards PONTE ROSSO, BOLOGNESE
  6. Right at the first bridge towards CAREGGI/RIFREDDI, on Via Bolognese
    (The Banca Toscana is on the right, and a Chemist’s shop on the left.)
    Go past the TOTAL service station (on the right).
    Pass the small “La Pietra” square, by the Tobacco shop (TABACCAIO [T]), with a traffic sign on the left firenze-fin; continue straight ahead. After the Max 30km/h sign, you reach the entrance to the Villa, at number 134 R.
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By train

From the Central Station “Santa Maria Novella” (about 2.5 km from the Villa):

  • Take a taxi, or the n°1A/1B bus to the Libertà-Minzoni stop. At this same stop (Libertà-Minzoni) take the No 25/25A bus to the ” Villa Finaly ” stop.

From the “Campo di Marte” station (about 2 km from the Villa):

Take a taxi or the n°12 bus to the Pascoli stop. At this same stop (Pascoli) take the No 25/25A bus to the ” Villa Finaly ” stop.



By air


From Florence airport:

  • Take a taxi (Approximately 20 €)
  • or bus n° 62 to the Central Station (“SANTA MARIA NOVELLA”) then the n°1A/1B bus to the Libertà-Minzoni stop. At this same stop (Libertà-Minzoni) take the No 25/25A bus to the ” Villa Finaly ” stop.

From Pisa airport (80 km from Florence):

  • Take the Terravision coach (facing the “Arrivals” exit, to the central station (“SANTA MARIA NOVELLA”), then a taxi or then the n°1A/1B bus to the Libertà-Minzoni stop. At this same stop (Libertà-Minzoni) take the No 25/25A bus to the ” Villa Finaly ” stop.
  • Or: take the train (at the airport station) to the central station (“SANTA MARIA NOVELLA”), then the n°1A/1B bus to the Libertà-Minzoni stop. At this same stop (Libertà-Minzoni) take the No 25/25A bus to the ” Villa Finaly ” stop.


ACCOMMODATION

Hotels near Piazza della Libertà and placed on the 25/25A bus route.

Hotel Meridiana
Viale  Don Minzoni, 25
50139 -Firenze -
Tel: 0039/055576552

Hotel Residence Ricasoli
Via delle mantellate, 2
50129 - Firenze - Tel: 0039/055352151

Hotel Botticelli 
It is in the city centre, near (7 minutes) from Piazza San Marco, where you can find also the bus stop 25/25A.
Via Taddea, 8
50123 - Firenze -
Tel: 0039/055290905

Hotel LEA
Via fra Bartolomeo, 21
50132 - Firenze -
Tel: 0039/055575301