Just 10km from the Tuscan coast, the Island of Elba holds real natural and cultural treasures, which cannot be missed if you are visiting Tuscany. In this article, we propose a weekend itinerary starting from the discovery of the history of the island up to immerse ourselves in its natural beauties, but first some information on how to reach it. How to get to the Island of Elba To reach [...]
A lifetime would not be enough to discover all the beauties that Val d’Orcia holds, but one day can be enough to let yourself be delighted by its atmosphere to the point of wanting to return again and again. We have thought of a one-day itinerary for you to discover this enchanting valley, starting from Montepulciano up to Montalcino, passing through Pienza and San Quirico d’Orcia. A journey through history, art, good food, and excellent wines that are just waiting [...]
Are you planning a weekend getaway? There is always a good reason to choose Tuscany as a destination. Art, fashion, culture and gastronomy but also craftsmanship, magical landscapes to discover and history to discover. This is Tuscany, a region with a thousand faces, one more fascinating than the other. Today we want to explore one of its most suggestive sides: the medieval hamlets. We have selected for you 5 of [...]
Italy owns an important part of the artistic and natural World heritage and, with 54 assets on 1092 (and more than 40 new candidates), is home of the highest number of UNESCO World Heritage Site in a single country worldwide. The Tuscan territory hosts eight of the 54 Italian wonders, and they definitely worth a visit during your tour Tuscan holidays. Follow us in this special itinerary across the UNESCO Sites in Tuscany and let yourself be amazed.
Whether there is the sun to enjoy the gardens and the walkways, or the fog to evoke the medieval atmosphere, castles are the ideal destination for any time of the year. Today we want to offer you a fascinating itinerary to discover the castles of the province of Siena, achievable in a very short time, suitable for long stays in Tuscany as well as for last minute touch and flight.
Located on a hill dominating Val d'Elsa, San Gimignano is one of the most peculiar hamlets in Tuscany, which has always kept its charm unaltered over the centuries and became a must-go destination for those seeking the authentic atmosphere of a small town that it also preserves artistic treasures from the XIV and XV centuries.
Tuscany, you know, is a destination full of attractions, hidden gems and very popular spots, but, if you are in Italy for the first time, or you've planned a long stay in BelPaese, you could be interested in an itinerary through three different destinations, including the main cities and some best-kept secrets.
Homeland of the Italian Center for Italian Fashion and Pitti Uomo – an internationally renowned fashion event – Florence is the city of art par excellence, but also a cradle of local textile craftsmanship. We have already taken a look at the best women’s high fashion shops in Florence in a previous article, this time we suggest those in which to find the excellence of Made in Italy fashion for [...]
Florence is one of the most famous Italian cities in the world of fashion and luxury clothing. It is impossible not to know the famous fashion triangle between via Strozzi, via Tornabuoni and via della Vigna Buona, where the authentic heart of fashion in Florence is set. But not only: the streets of the city are dotted with small luxury boutiques where you can learn about the brands and collections [...]