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A Month in Tuscany: An Experience to Live

We generally recommend to everyone who really wants to get a taste of Tuscany to give yourself an entire month to spend in and explore Tuscany. There are many cities to explore, such as Florence, Siena, Pisa, and Arezzo as well as entire regions, such as Chianti and Val d’Orcia. Usually no one can not […]

3 places to visit in Tuscany

Exploring Pisa It takes less than an hour’s drive from Lucca lies Pisa, mostly known by tourists for its famous Leaning Tower. But this is not the only piece of incredible architecture that inhabits Pisa: the Cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta, the Pisa Baptistery and the Scuola Normale are also architectural jewels which are not […]

Fashion, food and wine in Florence

Florence is one of the most famous Italian cities in the world. It owes its immense popularity to the historical and cultural events of which it was the protagonist, to the artistic treasures it houses, to the thriving food and wine culture and to Italian fashion, of which it has often made its spokesman. Let’s […]

Florence: your travel guide to know history and art

The vastness of attractions that Florence offers, often makes it difficult for tourists to organize a tour of the city capable of capturing all that it has to offer. Therefore we propose our mini-guide, a sort of Bignami of the Tuscan chief town. So, inside this article there are numerous ‘Tips’, suggestions on what must-do […]

How Far is Florence from Chianti

The capital of the Tuscan region is Florence. The distance between Florence to the Chianti region is similar to the distance from Tuscany to Chianti. Florence is 1 kilometer far from Tuscany. Moreover, anyone can explore Chianti or Florence from both of places vice versa with a whole day trip. There are all mode of […]

Pisa and Arezzo: Two must-see cities in the world

Immersed in history, Pisa and Arezzo are two jewels of the Tuscan landscape, which deserve to be admired, from every point of view. Pisa Pisa in the past centuries was a Roman settlement and thanks to that colony, today is possible to admire in the city many remains as streets, squares, religious and civil buildings. In the XI century, […]

Florence in Tuscany (map of Tuscany and of Italy)

Florence is the Capital city of Tuscany where art, history, adventure, romance, food, and wine come together to create the perfect city in which to spend your holidays. Florence was the center of medieval European trade and finance. It is the birthplace of the Renaissance. From 1865 to 1871 the city was the capital of the Kingdom of Italy. Florence, thanks to its beauty, it attracts millions of […]