The Islands of Tuscany

The Tuscan archipelago includes six islands, also called the “pearls of the Thyrrenian sea” for their sheer beauty, wild character, splendid vegetation and rich marine wildlife. Altogether they constitute a marine reservation, which is strenuously protected by the Tuscan region and Italian government. Their names are Elba, Giglio, Gorgona, Capraia, Pianosa and Montecristo. The latter… Continue reading The Islands of Tuscany

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Explore Florence in a Day

Overflowing with history, art and culture, Florence is a city that’s very hard to do justice to in a single day. A visit to the Uffizi museum alone could easily eat a day or two into any itinerary. If you’re fortunate enough to visit Florence for the first time, but unfortunate enough to have only… Continue reading Explore Florence in a Day

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