10 sites to check before leaving in Tuscany

Tuscany, with its rolling countryside, villages and medieval castles, its prestigious heritage of the Renaissance, is a destination that thrills many of us. Here are 10 sites to prepare your stay and learn more about this beautiful Italian region.

Discover Tuscany

1. Turismo.intoscana.it
On the official website of tourism in Tuscany, find all the practical information to organize your stay in Tuscany. The site is in Italian and anglais..En addition to providing valuable information Turismo.intoscana.it allows you to book online accommodation in Tuscany: farm, hotel, guest rooms, camping, apartments, hostel .

The website www.turismo.intoscana.it

2. Firenzeturismo.it
Firenzeturismo.it is the official website of the tourist office of Florence. The site provides many practical and tourist information on the Tuscan capital: Where to stay? Where to eat ? Or out? Have to do ? Getting around Etc ...
Firenzeturismo.it also allows you to directly book accommodation in Florence.
The site is in English, Spanish and Italian.

The website www.firenzeturismo.it

Have also www.ambparigi.esteri.it , the site of the Italian Embassy in Paris to all any formalities but also to follow the Italian cultural events in Paris and France.

Blogs about Tuscany

3. Tuscany Destination
Find on Destination Tuscany many interesting articles on the history of Tuscany, news, cultural outings, gastronomy and wine, etc ... This blog also provides advice of accommodation: rental villas, farm holidays .

The blog: destinationtoscane.blogspot.fr

4. My Tuscany
A nice blog dedicated to Tuscan cooking recipes and specialties, the kind of blog that makes you want to put you in the kitchen.

The website address: www.ma-toscane.com

5. In Tuscany
A nice blog with many ideas for walks and suggested itineraries. Find both general practices and information as favorites articles on unusual places or events in Tuscany.

Site Url: en-toscane.blogspot.fr

Go to Tuscany

6. Trainitalia
The official website of the Italian railways, the Trainitalia network, plan your trip and book your train ticket in Italy directly from this site. You can also monitor real-time network status. The site has an English interface.

The website www.trenitalia.com

See also www.InterRailNet.com . With the InterRail Italy Pass you can take the train to 3, 4, 6 or 8 travel days within a period of one month. Each day trip, you can take as many trains as you wish.

7. About Florence
A tourist guide in multiple languages ​​and comprehensive Florence, find all the information relative to transport in Florence, where to go and how to get around the city. Bus schedules, fares and tourist subscriptions.

The website www.aboutflorence.com

Find accommodation in Tuscany

8. Initalia.it
Initalia.it is a hotel reservation center in Italy, the selection is vast and quality, and offers in Tuscany and Florence are many.
Choice ; classic hotel, design hotel, boutique hotel, luxury hotels, business hotels, B & B, residential hotels and guest houses, hotels near train stations and airports.
With a few clicks check the catalog and book securely and fast. The booking service with InItalia is free, you pay for your stay directly on reaching your accommodation.
The site has an interface in French.

The website www.initalia.it

9. Villa Tuscany
Villa Toscane.com is a reservation center that offers you to book directly on their site a vacation rental in Tuscany and Umbria (apartment, cottage, villa or farmhouse). The offer is wide and diverse, with a few simple steps you can easily book your rental for a week or more. Leases are established directly between the owners and the customers (they are sent by fax, email or mail and written in French by Villa Toscane.com).

The website www.villa-toscane.com

10. Farm Piè di Costa
Piè di Costa is an old Tuscan farmhouse converted into a holiday home, it is located near the village of Montaione. Ideal for visiting the beautiful Tuscan countryside and cities of art like Florence, Siena, Lucca and Pisa. All apartments are furnished in the style and tradition of Tuscany.

The website www.piedicosta.com