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the life and arts of Tuscany

 

The life and arts of Tuscany


Tuscany Traveller discovers  the provinces of Tuscany, its art, artisan produce and products, architecture, food, history and  special events. Traveller writes on, and photographs Tuscany,
the most special region of Italy. You can sample Tuscany, with us on Twitter Tuscany Traveler. @tuscanytraveler

Join the  Cortona Art Group

Enjoy a week getting to know Cortona  and its art and artists really well. Stay in Cortona apartments near the central piazza but with a panoramic views of the valley. See the details, click the sunflower. Or contact us

Traveller looks back at the rich art history of Tuscany and also discovers its post-modern and living artists.
Roberto Borgni (left) is one and see his work inspired by TS Eliot's words "in the room the women come and go talking of Michelangelo".  

Cortona Apartments
Cortona city apartments-  traditional Tuscan and modern developments. Rent apartments in Cortona. Call for details +44 (0)7971 390 522

Art and Architecture

The Food and Wine of Tuscany

Tuscany is he most famous of the 20 regions of Italy. In central Italy, its western edge is coastline, but to the north, east and south it borders with 5 other regions: Liguria, Emilia Romagna, Marche, Umbria and Lazio. Tuscany is celebrated for its wealth of art, illustrious history (Etruscan and Roman) and richly evocative landscape. It's a place where the past and present fuse into a delicate harmony. Whichever part of the province you choose to explore, you will find an ancient land every bit as captivating as its reputation promises. Your only problem is deciding what to leave out.  Tuscany Traveller gets behind the tourist exteriors and finds the real Tuscany to make your choices easier and your travel even better. There are different types of holidays:you can laze by a pool or learn to cook, paint or take photographs, all holidays available. See Etruscan artefacts and Roman architecture. There is ballooning, bike tours on its beautiful roads, and sports including fencing and rowing. Let us tailor-make your stay or find the best villa, farmhouse with swimming pool or apartment for you to stay in.