The Wine Routes of Tuscany are enogastronomic itineraries that cross the region far and wide. They are perfect travel ideas to discover the local food and wine. There are about
The Christmas period in Tuscany is rich in gastronomic events and festivals. Each weekend there are open air markets in almost every town of the region. The Christmas market of
Truffle season in Tuscany starts in October. The main species found in the region are the white truffles and the black truffles. In Tuscany truffle is also known as “the
Usually, grape harvest in Tuscany starts in September. It is called “vendemmia” and, beside harvesting the grapes from the vines, is also a great social event. As for many other
Florence is the capitol of Tuscany and one of the best art cities of Italy. Here have lived and worked some of the most famous Italian artists known and admired
The port of Livorno is a strategic starting point for tours in Tuscany. The city itself is a great place to visit because rich in monuments, ancient palaces, churches, fancy
Montalcino is an ancient medieval village gathered on top of a gentle hill in the south of Tuscany. This area is one of the warmest and driest of the region
Tuscany, as pretty much our whole country, has an amazing number of medieval villages located on hills, mountains, coast and valleys. Usually, these towns were important strongholds or strategic settlements.
Traveling Tuscany on the road is a great way to explore the territory. The region has a well developed road network that link the main cities to the countryside areas.
Chianti is one of the most famous wine in Italy and abroad. It’s production area is very charming and has an amazing environmental value. Chianti wine area is located between