How the Renaissance City helps inner rebirth

From the age of 19 until 22, I was lucky enough to spend most of my time in Florence, Italy. For over 3 years, I was walking its streets every day to get to school, to go to the market or just to revel in its ubiquitous beauty. As any curious student, I was especially willing to learn outside of school. Before long, the city’s influence on my transition from teenager to adult…