Great time for Brits to visit Tuscany, as pound rises versus euro

This article is a guest post by foreign exchange broker Pure FX. It’s written to tell you the best time to exchange currencies, so you receive a higher euro total when you visit Tuscany with

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Sterling flies high! It’s currently the best time to exchange pounds for euros in 7 years, thereby greatly cutting the cost of renting a Tuscany villa when you holiday in Italy. To be specific, just recently sterling reached a mighty 1.4256 against Europe’s common Continue reading

10 of the best budget accommodations in Florence

10 of the best budget accommodations in Florence

1) Cheap Loft Piazza Duomo
A little loft in the heart of Florence, which recently changed its interior decoration ffrom ancient to modern, almost Japanese. 1 bedrooms, 1 sofabed, 1 bathroom and a little view of the the impetuous cathedral of Florence. The owner is very happy and will provide any useful information about Florence. Internet free The best part about this Continue reading

What is the most romantic and luxury accommodation in Florence?

Very hard to decide, as Florence is full of incredible accommodations and the definition of romantic or luxury varies a lot from person to person.

Americans (for example) like to stay in a place with all facilities ( air conditioned, tv sat, pool, spa etc ), That’s right , the holiday is sacred I say!  This inflates the prices of some hotels, rendering them less attractive, especially during the hight season ( April, May, June, July, September, October, new year ) The hotels gather about 75-80% of tourist. Continue reading

10 stunning boutique apartments in Florence

10 stunning boutique apartments for holiday in Florence. Transformed by the best Italian architects:

Terrazza Duomo Apartment:

Florence Apartment

Apartment with panoramic view and a Fiat 500 inside the living-room. Listen:

Piazza Signoria Apartment:

Apartment Piazza Signoria Florence

Elegant studio in Piazza Signoria, 100 meters from the Uffizi Gallery. Listen: Continue reading

Spring last minute in Tuscany

The spring is coming and that is the best moment for a holiday for those who love to spend relaxing moments with a temperate weather in April and May. Rent an apartment with balcony or a villa with swimming pool is the ideal choice, both at accessible prices: 500 Euro per week for apartments with 4 beds and 1300 Euro per week for villas with 10 beds. A table set with foods and drinks in terrace or poolside with cakes, home-made jams, often offered to the guests by kind householders, fresh fruits, and tasty cappuccino in the morning and maybe a traditional romantic Tuscan dinner on the terrace of an apartment. Or even more a joyful dinner with a great grilled steak beneath the stars in the countryside, enjoying the sound and the scent that Tuscany offer.

Spring in Tuscany

Spring in Tuscany

Among our last minute in the spring in Tuscany, Suite Le Terrazze Apartment: 110 sqm , at only 700 euro all inclusive just for April. It can host up to 6 people, with 3 bedrooms, 2 bathroom, 3 panoramic terrace, air conditioning, internet Wi-Fi and exclusive home theater lounge at only 50mt from Piazza Duomo square. Otherwise Villa La Chiesa, magnificent villa with private swimming pool, unique facility and really particularly because an ex church, in the hearth of the Chianti at 8km from San Gimignano, 35km from Siena, at only 1550 Euro per week for 6 people. Perfect for visiting all the most beautiful city of Tuscany and for an itinerary around the wine’s roads, such as Siena, Florence, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Pienza, San Gimignano, Val d’Orcia and Arezzo

Tuscany 2013, just one click away…

Are you thinking of summer while watching the snow fall? Are you dreaming of hiking in the mountains? Enjoying the sun and the smell of lavender? Breathing in the fresh air or strolling through a medieval city while cooling off with a “gelato”? That’s what a holiday in Tuscany is all about!

Tuscany country

Whether you’re dreaming of a cultural or folkloric holiday, or a holiday among nature, Tuscany is the perfect destination for your summer holiday 2013.

When you say Tuscany, people usually say Florence. Here, culture lovers can indulge Continue reading