Located at the heart of Italy, Tuscany is a gorgeous region best known for its rolling landscape, sprawling wine estates and a strong cultural identity. It’s so historically and culturally distinct, in fact, that tourists tend to refer to it as a “nation within a nation.” As the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance, this region is defined by its iconic artwork, its massive wine industry and its medieval architecture. It’s also home to exquisite cities such as Florence, Lucca, Pisa and Siena – all of which are known the world over. With all these elements coming together, it’s not a surprise that Tuscany is one of the top tourist destinations in all of Italy. Each year, around two million people come to this region for its art, wine, cuisine and natural beauty. A significant portion of tourists prefer to have their weddings in Tuscany. Yes, the region is one of […]
What a wonderful trip we all had
I've been meaning to let you know what a wonderful trip we all had! That tour, while non-stop, enabled us to see so much of Italy. The guides we had were incredible! Pompeii was great and we had the best guide who was also an archeologist- so interesting. Venice was magical, loved Florence,...
Karin and Ed Nadriczny (Monroe, CT)
Discover Italy Tour, October 2015