Wearing its best smile for almost three centuries
Text by Barbara Gulley • Photography Courtesy of Caffè Florian Database
Caffè Florian, like Venice, Italy, itself, is magical and like no place else in the world. It’s beautiful and resilient, having survived high tides and political unrest for more than three centuries. Today, the gilded and plush café still enchants Venetians and visitors as it did in its very humble beginnings in the early 18th century.