You can count on Rick Steves to tell you what you really
need to know when traveling through Florence and Tuscany.
With the self-guided tours in this book, you'll discover the
geographic heart of Italy. Take the Renaissance Walk and tour the
Uffizi Gallery to learn how Florence taught civilized living to the
rest of Europe. Wander through the medieval city of Siena and find
out what Pisa has to offer beyond the Leaning Tower. Relax in sunny
Tuscan hill towns where you'll enjoy full-bodied wine, the world's
best gelato, and the company of friendly locals.
Rick's candid, humorous advice will guide you to good-value hotels
and restaurants. You'll learn how to get around by train, bus, or
rental car and get up-to-date advice on what's worth your time and
money. More than just reviews and directions, a Rick Steves
guidebook is a tour guide in your pocket.