Women Travelling Alone to Florence
Women choosing to travel alone to Florence should be aware that although the city is generally safe, crowded buses and other forms of public transportation are ideal for pickpockets.
Those who would like more tips can follow this link: http://www.lifeinitaly.com/travel/safety-tips.asp
Useful telephone numbers:
Municipal Police: (tel 055-3283333 and 055-32831)
Police Headquarters (tel. 055 49771)
Carabinieri (tel. emergency 1129)
Highway Police (tel. 055 503251)