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Florence addresses

Florence has a complicated double system of street numbering: commercial establishments (such as bars and restaurants) have red numbers (rosso), while private buildings have black or blue numbers – and the two systems don’t run in tandem. This means, for example, that no. 35/R might be next door to no. 89 and a hundred metres from no. 33.

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