Two weeks at the heart of Tuscany

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A region at the heart of the peninsula, its name is synonymous with the splendour of Italy. Our imagination projects visions of distant villas, situated among copses of cypress and oak trees. Visitors love to stroll through the streets of Florence, whose many churches and buildings have been adorned by the greatest artists (Da Vinci, Michelangelo). Pisa, the university town, is also much loved, as is the chance to participate in the 'Palios' of Siena during the summer months. The little medieval villages of the region have much to offer, and attest to a Tuscan art that reached its apogee in the Renaissance. The history of the region is more ancient still, as the Etruscans built up a flourishing civilisation here well before Rome.

Village of San Gimignano
Village of San Gimignano
San Gimignano, Sienne, Italie
The walls of Lucca
The walls of Lucca
Lucca, Province of Lucca, Italy
Pinocchio's amusement park in Collodi
Pinocchio's amusement park in Collodi
Parco di Pinocchio, Via San Gennaro, 3, 51012 Collodi, Pescia PT, Italy
Uffizi in Florence
Uffizi in Florence
Uffizi Gallery, Piazzale degli Uffizi, 6, 50122 Firenze, Italy
The terrific landscape of Val d'Orcia
The terrific landscape of Val d'Orcia
Val d'Orcia, 53026 Pienza SI, Italy
The Roman-etruscan archaelogical site of Populonia
The Roman-etruscan archaelogical site of Populonia
57025 Populonia, Province of Livorno, Italy
Torre di Pisa
Torre di Pisa
Piazza del Duomo, 56126 Pisa PI, Italie
Piazza del Campo
Piazza del Campo
Il Campo, 53100 Siena SI, Italie
The traffic-free center of medieval Monteriggioni
The traffic-free center of medieval Monteriggioni
53035 Monteriggioni, Province of Siena, Italy
Florence Cathedral
Florence Cathedral
Piazza del Duomo, 50122 Firenze, Italie
Ponte Vecchio
Ponte Vecchio
Ponte Vecchio, 50125 Firenze, Italie
Borgo di Isola Santa, the perfect hideaway
Borgo di Isola Santa, the perfect hideaway
Antico Borgo di Isola Santa - B&B Garfagnana, casa vacanza, ristorante tipico, pesca alla trota, Via della Torre, 1, 55030 Isola Santa LU, Italy
Montalcino and its Brunello wine
Montalcino and its Brunello wine
53024 Montalcino, Province of Siena, Italy
Sulphur springs of Bagno Vignoni
Sulphur springs of Bagno Vignoni
53027 Bagno Vignoni SI, Italy
Picnic on Monte Amiata
Picnic on Monte Amiata
Monte Amiata SI, Italy
Sanctuary of La Verna
Sanctuary of La Verna
La Verna - Santuario Francescano, Via del Santuario della Verna, 45, 52010 Chiusi della Verna AR, Italy
Museo Galileo
Museo Galileo
Piazza dei Giudici, 1, 50122 Firenze, Italie
Galleria dell'Accademia - Accademia Gallery
Galleria dell'Accademia - Accademia Gallery
Via Ricasoli 58/60, 50122 Florence, Italy
Enjoy a refreshing gelato in Florence
Enjoy a refreshing gelato in Florence
Florence, Italie
Cappelle medicee
Cappelle medicee
Piazza di Madonna degli Aldobrandini, 6, 50123 Firenze, Italie

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Nicolas Casula

Nicolas Casula

I got the travel virus when taking a 5-months travel break a few years ago. I believe that every place, every area is worth unveiling. Beauty lies everywhere.

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