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- 1st February 2010
- 464 pages - 140 x 210 xmm
- Cadogan Guides
This title features: dynamic two-colour layout for easy navigation; colour section that gives a photographic overview of the region, together with special features of the region, tailored itineraries and lists of the best things to do; full-colour touring maps of the whole region; extensive listings of hotels and restaurants - all personally recommended for a really local flavour; and, top Don't Miss sights for each regional chapter, plus Author Choices of personal favourite places to stay and eat. This title celebrates the extensive and opulent cultural history of Tuscany. Discover a wealth of hidden treasures, from medieval castles to the sacred Vie Cave, in the 'lost corner' of the ancient Etruscan heartland. Explore the Florence of Dante that inspired Renaissance Italy's seminal work "The Divine Comedy". Become a 'Bacchus in Tuscany' and embark on a wine tour of the region sampling famous Chiantis or lesser known tipples such as the little known Elba Rose.
Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls are passionate about Europe and have written over 40 books for Cadogan, including Spain and all titles in the flagship Spain series. They have lived all over Europe, but are currently settled in an old presbytere in southwest France.