The Rough Guide to Florence a the Best of Tuscany is the essential companion to discovering the romantic Italian city and its breath-taking surrounds. The full-colour introduction highlights the renaissance architecture that dominates the streets of Florence, as well as the dramatic and varied scenery of the best pockets of Tuscany. There are full accounts of all the major tourist sites, including Michelangeloas statue of David the charming Ponte Vecchio and Tuscanyas world-renowned wine regions, as well as thorough explorations of those hidden gems, from small hillside villages and Florenceas dynamic drinking scene. There are special features on Florence as the capital of Italy and Tuscan Food a Drink, not to mention countless recommendations for Michelen-starred restaurants, humble pizzerias, bars and cafAcs and hotels for every region and budget. The guide has all the practical information you need to get there, travel around with ease and ensure you donat miss the unmissable. Make the most of your time with The Rough Guide to Florence a the Best of Tuscany.... its cloth industries and its exploitation of a local silver mine a the twin foundations of a financial empire that was to see ... when Charles of Anjou conquered Naples in 1266, alliance with the anti-imperial French became another componentanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Rough Guide to Florence & the best of Tuscany|
|Author||:||Jonathan Buckley, Tim Jepson|
|Publisher||:||Rough Guides UK - 2009-03-02|