Florence & Tuscany - Understand Florence & Tuscany and Survival Guide (PDF Chapter)
All the info you need on everything from history, the Tuscan way of life, regional flavours to flights, public transport, climate, money, the internet... you name it. Get tips for women travellers, gay and lesbian travellers, travellers with disabilities and travellers with kids. And get the most out of your conversations with a handy language guide and glossary.
- a rundown on the cultural and political context of Florence & Tuscany today
- info on Tuscany’s colourful history
- full coverage of Tuscany’s unparalleled artistic heritage
- details on books and films to enjoy before your trip
Coverage includes: Florence & Tuscany Today, History – The Etruscans to 2012 Financial Crisis, The Tuscan Way of Life: Rural Roots, Home & Family, La Festa and Bella Figura, The Tuscan Table: Food & Drink, Culinary Staples, Buone Feste and the Wine Trail, Tuscany on Page & Screen: Print and Film, Art & Architecture: the Etruscans , Christian Art, Middle Ages, The Renaissance, 20th Century, Contemporary Art, Art & Architecture Glossary and Architecture, Survival Guide, Directory A–Z, Transport and Language.
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