Summer is a great time to travel and spend your holidays in the places we want.
In Italy one of the regions most frequented by tourists from around the world is certainly the Tuscany region in summer. It is famous in the world for many aspects: cities, art, the beauty of the rural areas, exclusive seaside resorts and also for fine food and wine.
Between the cities of Tuscany, the most visited one is definitely Florence.
Florence is the capital of Tuscany. Every year this city is visited by millions of tourists most of which come during the summer. After the heat the historic center of Florence is full of people. They follow the routes of major tours and important monuments and gather in the streets and squares of the old town in the summer.
This famous Italian city offers the opportunity to visit monuments and unique works of art of great historical and artistic value. Florence also offers a great choice for lovers of good food and good wines that are produced not far from the city in the popular countryside of Chianti.
In Tuscany ,ides Florence, there are other important cities renamed for their artistic beauty. Among these there is Siena, Pisa, Lucca and many other ancient and medieval villages. These places represent exceptional testimonials of a past and are one of the richest and full of the history of centuries.
Those who love the beauty, moreover to the art, Tuscany can offer the magnificent countryside. For those who love to spend their summer holidays in seaside resorts is the perfect place.
Nature lovers can choose from many types of locations, ranging from hilly areas that offer scenic views and even more mountainous areas that reach over a thousand meters high.
There are also flat rural areas which offer the opportunity to spend relaxation time immersed in a wild nature and, suddenheless, fascinating with its beautiful landscapes.
Even those who love to spend their summer vacation by the sea has a huge selection. The area of Versilia offers large and comfortable beaches with excellent facilities. In Versilia there are famous resorts of Forte dei Marmi, Pietrasanta and Viareggio.
This area has become famous for being frequented by the VIPs and not only Italians. These places have a huge choice of hotels, restaurants, bars and discos that enliven the days and nights of summer. For those who prefer to experience the sea in the most savage way, down the coastal area to the south you are kindly to encounter areas characterized by excellent reefs with possibilities to enjoy underwater fishing.
Whatsoever, Tuscany also offers to spend holidays in great, charming and beautiful islands such as Elba and the island of Giglio. These places are designed for boat lovers who can spend wonderful time in the search of hidden coves and beaches accessible only by sea.