Tuscany and Siena with Just Villas Direct
There is a lot to see and do in Tuscany, the difficulty is really where to start. Itís like a fine wine been some time in the making but once experienced will never be forgotten. The region, the number one area for tourists taking a holiday in Italy, is located in the central western part of the country, north of Rome and south of Genoa, and includes such world famous cities as Florence, Siena, and Pisa. Depending on your interests in history, art or sculpture - Tuscany has it all spanning across the centuries. The territory known as Mugello is in northern Tuscany, a few kilometers north of legendary Florence. The area of Mugello covers a wide, green valley crossed in parts by the Sieve River, one of the major rivers that flow into the Arno River, Tuscany's principal river.Siena is probably Italy's loveliest medieval city and a trip worth making even if you are in Tuscany for just a few days. Siena's heart is its central piazza known as IL Campo and world-renowned for itís famous Palio, a festival and horse race that takes place on the piazza. Tuscany is the favourite location in Italy for the British taking a holiday in Italy offering a wide choice of hotels in Florence, Siena, Pisa and hotels and villas in the beautiful countryside outside the towns. Villas in Italy and hotels for short breaks are available through Just Villas Direct and Florida Villas Direct. Cheap flights with Ryan Air are now available from a number of European cities to Pisa.