Those who love Italy will undoubtedly love Tuscany. This beautiful region, also known as the "Divina Toscana" offers a wonderful holiday that stimulates all the senses.
The vast landscape of hills, quaint villages and the wonderful aroma of freshly uncorked Chianti will make your stay unforgettable. Florence, a Mecca for lovers of art and culture, is is also the ideal city for shopping, walks and nightlife.
If you prefer to relax in the sun, the beaches of Tuscany will not disappoint. Forte dei Marmi and Lido di Camaiore are very popular beaches. If you prefer a beach where you can plant your beach umbrella is then to go to Pietrasanta. At Vada Maritime Rosignano the beach is silky white. Don’t miss the famous cities of Lucca, Pisa and Siena, full of shops and bars.
Average summer temperture: 29 degrees
Sloping hills with fields and cypresses
Typical Italian - beautiful pasta and pizza
Open air museums in Florence, Siena and Lucca
The Chianti wine and olive oil
Resort of La Spezia is a great adventure. Here, the kids will be able to let off steam, but Mum and Dad can feel free to join in too! You can climb here, go mountain biking, bungee jumping, or one of the six survival courses. Adventure is guaranteed!
Do you love fashion? Then you will love Tuscany. Across the region there are shopping outlets and clothes stores. Also you can in many small towns there are fantastic small boutiques. A weekly antiques market can be found in Arezzo where you will find many jewellers specializing in gold.
In Florence you can walk around take a look at the open-air museum. Also check out the ‘Ponte Vecchio’, the statue of David by Michelangelo and the famous ‘Duomo’. Also it is a lovely city in which to stroll and shop.
On the 2nd July and 16th August, Siena il Palio features the annual horse race which is the event of the year. Every district participates in the contest so be on time to get a spot because there place will be packed!