Tuscany

Discovering the Region of Tuscany

The Region of Tuscany offers different views ranging from the sea to the hills with beautiful landscapes. The Tuscan cuisine with its succulent dishes even though their preparation may seem to be poor.



lucca

The city of silk Lucca and Piazza di St. Michele, the center of the city, is an ancient Roman forum where stands the church of the same name, then continuing to the famous Piazza Napoleone and its Ducal Palace and then the Cathedral of St. Martino inside the “Holy Face”, symbol of the city for

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alpi apuane

Caves and prehistoric settlements Alpi Apuane are a mountain range located north of Tuscany, which includes the provinces of Massa Carrara and Lucca as well as Vecchiano situated in the Province of Pisa. The territory is part of the Natural Park of Alpi Apuane with full of caves, prehistoric settlements, minerals and fossils. The mountain

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sorano

The ideal place for your holiday Sorano is situated in the Province of Grosseto in the heart of Tuscany Maremma in the “Area del Tufo” which has a different morphological characteristics and with a circulation of tuffaceous volcanic rocks (rocks of medium hardness suitable for processing). The area is distinguished for rock settlements, villages and

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tuscan dishes

Traditions and Mediterranean diet The products of tuscan dishes are part of Mediterranean cuisine and are known for their appetizing but also for their benefits because diets are sometimes devoid of salt such as bread; a custom dating from the twelfth century also mentioned by the poet Dante in one of his comedies. The crusts

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isola elba

Ancient Necropolis Isola Elba is situated in the Province of Livorno between the Ligurian and the Tyrrhenian Sea. With the islands of Pianosa, Capraia, Gorgona, Montecristo, Giglio and Giannutri is part of the Tuscan Archipelago National Park. It is divided into eight municipalities including: Portoferraio, Campo in Elba, Capoliveri, Marciana, Marciana Marina, Porto Azzurro, Rio

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isola del giglio

Clear water and lush The beautiful Isola Del Giglio is located on the Tyrrhenian Sea in the Province of Grosseto, a combination of sun, relaxation, fun and lush surroundings. In addition to the beautiful beaches, on the island there are numerous hidden coves accessible only by tiny paths or by sea with available resources from

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montepulciano

Etruscan origins Montepulciano is situated in the Province of Siena between the Valdichiana and the Val d’Orcia. The country has very ancient origins that dates back to the Etruscan era of the fourth century BC. With its landscape immortalized in the past and the future is full of Scots pine, oak and chestnut trees and

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cortona

Etruscan judiciary The town of Cortona Italy is situated in the Province of Arezzo on the border with Umbria, a leading cultural center in the Val di Chiana. Between the eighth and seventh century BC, became an important center of Cortona Etruscan magistrates very likely due to its strategic location that allowed an easy control

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siena

City of stone Siena is an international city of culture with its university with 750 years of history and prestigious institutions such as the Chigiana Musical Academy and the Academy of Fisiocritici and that of Intronati. In Siena, not only culture, but also ​​the city made on a human. In fact, it was the first

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pisa

Art, tradition and culture Pisa is known worldwide for its majestic oblique tower with its 56 meters high which has a long history located in Piazza dei Miracoli where stands the Monumental Cemetery and the Cathedral of Pisan Romanesque architecture of 1063. The city is rich in Romanesque churches, Gothic and art treasures that made

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florence

The city of art The city of Florence Italy is situated in the homonymous province in the Tuscany region and known as a city of art with its priceless cultural heritage. From 1865 to 1871 was the capital of Italy covering an important role in the cultural, commercial, economic and financial. In a more recent

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