Are you Italian lover? Why not enjoy your romantic holiday at Tuscany, one of the World Heritage Sites. With the extraordinary sites, it will make your holiday become one of your sweet memory in your life.
Tuscany is a region in Italy. Having an area about 23000 square kilometers and population about 3.75 million inhabitants, this region is known for its landscapes, tradition, history, artistic legacy and high culture. It is regarded as the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance. With six localities have been designated as World Heritage Sites, it make Tuscany and its capital, Florence popular tourist destination with an average of 10 million tourists a year, making the city one of the most visited in the world.
The most convenient way to move around is with the train. With the main station in each town, there is no need to worry about parking before finding the major sights. Train travel is pretty affordable in comparison to the cost of rental a car and gasoline these days.
There are a lot of place to visit in Tuscany. One of them is Florence, Tuscany capital. Florence is the cradle of the Renaissance. A centre of medieval European trade and finance, Florence become one of the wealthiest cities of the times. Florence has been called the Athens of the Middle Ages. The most popular about Florence is, there are a lot of popular and important sites in Florence include the Cathedral, the Uffizi, the Bargello, and the Accademia. But, if you love art, you can visit the churches of Santa Maria and Santa Croce that have veritable art galleries, or you can visit the library of San Lorenzo, the magnificent exhibition of Michelangelo’s architectural genius. Don’t miss your chance to wander at some of the oldest streets in the city until you reach the Arno River, cross the Ponte Vecchio. You can experience the newest area of Florence, the Oltrarno. If you feel enough of museums and monuments, head to Boboli Gardens of climb the hill to the church of San Miniato al Monte to feel an enchanting view of Florence.
Enjoy your holiday at Siena, the Medieval Tuscany. Siena is probably Italy’s loveliest medieval city. Siena is the central piazza known as Il Campo and world re-known for its Palio, a festival and horse race that takes place on the piazza itself. It’s held twice each summer. Siena also is the last place of James Bond movie, Quantum Of Solace. In Siena, you can visit the Complex of Santa Maria della Scala, one of the oldest hospitals in Europe. It was established along the via Francigena, right in front of Siena’s majestic Duomo. Today, it is known as the important and huge museum complex, displaying important artwokrs.
If you knew Pisano, Donatello, and Michelangelo, please visit at Duomo in Siena. The Duomo in Siena lies in a piazza above the Piazza del Campo, a great Gothic buiding filled with treasures by those three Italians genius. With the impressive exterior, you can enter if with price at 10 euros. The ticket that you get is valid for three days, so it is most definitely worth even you have to pay to enter it.
Tuscany is one of the best place to enjoy a peaceful romantic holiday. With the Italian style, you can feel the romantic sensation running in your veins…..