Tuscany, cradle of the Renaissance, is home of amazing landscapes, lavish history, superb cuisine and world-renowned excellent wines, such as Chianti and Brunello. The scenery of Tuscany’s landscape is just breath-taking: Siena’s vine-swathed hills, for example, are a pure bliss; Chianti area is one of the most attractive in the whole region, as well as the most well-known and loved by visitors from across the world. Tuscany’s elegant countryside is overlaid with vineyards, olive groves and small stone villages. This lively atmosphere stimulated the creative spirit of artists the likes of Giotto, Brunelleschi, Michelangelo. Leonardo da Vinci. The cities -not only the magnificent Florence, but also Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano– are pregnant with artistic treasures, medieval traces, Renassaince splendour. Florence can also be used as an excellent starting point to visit Cinque Terre.