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Perfect stay in Tuscany

Excellent quality of Florence

Do You want to fell in love and forget for a few days about a present life? The best way to make it alive is to go to the Paradise of Italy called Tuscany. Tuscany is a region in the middle of Italy. It is possible to cross is in just few hours of driving. It is known as a source of high culture like for example: tradition, art galleries, churches, villages, museums and of course of a famous kinds of wines.The most popular cities in Tuscany are Florence and Siena.

Florence is the capital city of this region. It is known as a birthplace of Renaissance. Every year a lot of people is coming to see all of these spectacular museums, monuments and buildings. The most popular museums in Florence are: Uffizi Gallery and Pitti Palace. There is no street in this city which does not offer something to see or to do. During the one relaxing walk in the sunlight You can see The Palazzo Vecchio, Florence Cathedral, Piazza degli Uffici, Cathedral Santa Maria di Fiore and many more.

The best way to have a small break in the middle of the day is to stop in one of many restaurants which offer traditional food(for region of Tuscany the most known is beef steak made in many different kinds) and of course great wine(the most popular are Chianti, Vino Nobile di Montepulciano, Morellino di Scansano etc.). The city of Florence is also famous because of Fashion. It has served as the home of the Italian fashion companies like: Salvatore Ferragamo, Gucci, Roberto Cavalli, and Emilio Pucci. The main shopping street is called Via de' Tornabuoni with all of the luxury shops and companies.

Siena, as a Second City of Tuscany is also an interesting place. Historic centre of this city has been declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. After visiting Florence, in Siena You could try different kind of local cuisine. Many kinds of meats and vegetables are of excellent quality, and most recipes call for the use of olive oil (which in this region is among the highest quality).

The most popular dishes are: pasta e fagolli, fagiolli all'uccelletto, pecorino cheese, truffles, tuscan salami and cantucci. About historical places on Your 'MUST SEE' list for sure should be: The Siena Cathedral(Duomo), Piazza del Campo, Accademia Musicale Chigiana and many of important churches for example: Basilica dell'Osservanza, Santa Maria dei Servi and Santo Spirito.

Tuscany is the best place to go for relax and have a walk in the middle of source of a historical culture, which is at the same place full of green trees and fresh air.

City: Florence
Country: Italy
Published on 10-Apr-2013
Section City Live
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