If you feel like visiting a romantic place full of green landscapes, search no more. Book a holiday in Tuscany and discover the idyllic picturesque hillside towns with medieval towers and some of the picture perfect landscapes brimming with sunflowers. This is the region of Italy preferred by foreign travellers and once you discover the cities and sights, you are bound to be amazed. The architectural wonder of Florence, romantic Siena and the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa will leave you breathless. But, the true charms of Tuscany can be found everywhere you look. You will instantly feel the ease of living out there and realize why the area was the cradle to the Renaissance and many philosophic and artistic masterminds stemming from it. This is definitely the area which will suit your sight and mind.
See The Small Town Of Cortona
Italian lifestyle is all about indulging in the simple things, and the best thing to do if you would like to experience what it’s all about is to go to small towns such as Cortona. It’s become somewhat famous due to the 2003 film Under the Tuscan Sun. However, seeing the town in person will amaze you even more than the film. It has a scenic upper town and you can see the clock tower placed on the Palazzo Comunale. Go to the Museo Diocesano which is brimming with renowned renaissance artists’ masterpieces. What is more, you should engage in a lively chat with the locals who will be willing to share their knowledge about the history and culture of the place. They are friendly, so don’t be surprised if they invite you to taste their home-made wine. Cheers!
The Hottest Romantic Destination Is Florence
Indulge all your senses in the unsurpassed city of Florence, the soul of the Renaissance. You will discover the place where sculptors, painters, craftsmen, humanist thinkers and architects nurtured their creativity. Go to Piazza del Duomo and see the amazing architecture. Everywhere you look you will see Brunelleschi’s great dome which dominates the city’s skyline. Visit Museo del Duomo and discover works done by Michelangelo, Donatello, and many others. Don’t miss Uffizi, where you can see the best pieces of Italian art. This city is full of romantic sights and you will hardly find a better one for your lavish romantic holiday. Celebrities such as Kim Kardashian have made Florence top romantic destination of the last couple of years.
Pisa’s Leaning Tower Is A Must
The world famous Torre Pendente or the Leaning Tower of Pisa is placed in – Campo dei Miracoli, the Italian field of miracles. You can climb up 294 steps to the tilting top and get an amazing view. Everyone visiting Italy should see this unique destination.
Walk Along The Forts In Lucca
The charming place called Lucca is home to some of the most amazing Romanesque buildings of Europe. You can either walk down or cycle along the fortifications around the old city. Go there around the sunset and unwind completely. There is a 4 km track, lined with ilex, chestnut and lime trees. An absolute paradise!
Taste Wine In Chianti
Vineyards placed in Chianti between Siena and Florence produce some of the country’s finest vintages. Lavish landscapes will unravel in front of your eyes while you taste some seriously delicious wine. Chianti is the place to reveal the true hedonist self and let go of all the worries.
Siena And All That Jazz
The marvellously preserved historic city of Siena is picture perfect. You can discover Tuscany’s tallest tower out there and see horse races in July and August. Go to the top of the Torre del Mangia and see the entire city. But, if you really want to have a perfect holiday amidst the charming Tuscan atmosphere visit Siena in summer and discover the wonderful international Siena Jazz festival.
Tuscany is the place to go to indulge with all your senses. From tasty wine to wonderful picture-perfect places, Tuscany is brimming with sights both for body and mind. Wait no longer. Book a flight and discover the Italy’s best kept secret and the real gem of art and philosophy.