Tuscany Italy has long attracted visitors with spectacular scenery and rich cultural heritage. The capital of Tuscany is Florence – the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance. Throughout the Tuscany architectural monuments, sculptures and model museum situated. It is here such greatest minds as Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and Dante Alighieri – the progenitor of the Italian language were born. Tuscan Cuisine is simple, but most dishes don’t have any complicated ingredients. Game dishes are very popular as well as a common hunting in Tuscany. You should definitely taste the white truffles and Florentine steaks. Tuscany Italy is also famous for producing fine white wine.
The showcase of the region is the Leaning Tower and the masterpiece by Michelangelo – David. It is worth visiting the Uffizi Gallery, which has the best collection of Renaissance painting. The museum of Leonardo Da Vinci have the most complete collection of inventions and works of the artist. Almost in every town in Tuscany Italy cathedrals situated, the most beautiful of which Siena is considered. Many resorts in the Tuscan Riviera provide an excellent opportunity for the contemplation of unique Italian landscapes. Province cities such as Pisa, Florence, Siena and Lucca, Cortona and Arezzo keep famous treasures of Italy. At the same time, the diversity of landscapes is famous Pienza, San Gimignano, spectacular Apuan Alps and the Chianti hills.
Tours in Tuscany Italy – a visit to the magnificent vineyards, olive groves, scattered villages with farmhouses and medieval castles and villas. Picturesque Siena captivates its parks and narrow medieval streets. Piazza del Campo – Siena’s main square, framed by magnificent palaces. Here is the Town Hall (13-15 centuries), where is now Civico Museum that holds the frescoes of Simone Martini – masterpieces of Tuscan Gothic is located. Next to Viareggio is Villa Puccini. Where the great composer lived during the creation of his famous operas – “Tosca”, “Butterfly”, “Turandot”. Cortona – once was the center of the Etruscan civilization. On the rich history of the city can be judged from the preserved remains of the Etruscan city walls, the castle of the Medici, Duomo Romanesque, Gothic cathedral of San Domenico.