Art In Tuscany

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Renaissance Art Masterpieces in Florence

Florence was the birthplace of Renaissance art, so understandably the city has a lot in...

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Top frescoes in Florence

You can't go to Florence without seeing a few frescoes. And with everything from the...

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Botticelli The Birth of Venus – What is the meaning of this painting?

Botticelli The Birth of Venus is one of the most famous paintings of all time. One...

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TOP 8 Churches in Tuscany outside Florence

Churches in Tuscany are home to some of the finest art and architecture in western...

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Santa Fina Chapel by Ghirlandaio

If you only have time to see one thing in San Gimignano, let it be...

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Legend of the True Cross fresco cycle

Art critics don't agree on much, but the Legend of the True Cross by Piero...

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Top 10 Romanesque churches outside Florence

Tuscany is church-spotting heaven. Beyond the famous Cathedrals of Florence, Pisa and Siena, lie scores...

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Monte Oliveto Maggiore Abbey

The Monte Oliveto maggiore Abbey, one of the loveliest rural monasteries in Tuscany, is set...

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Florence in a day – How to spend the perfect day in Florence

If you only have time to see Florence in a day, you don't want to...

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Florence Top Sights – An insider’s guide to the best of Florence

Discover the top sights in Florence, the attractions that should be on every traveller's list. From the...

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Florence Baptistry and the Gate of Paradise

In Piazza del Duomo, right in front of the imposing Cathedral, stands the exquisite Baptistry,...

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The Medici palaces in Florence: meet the Medici in their hometown

The Medici palaces are an enduring symbol of Tuscany's most famous family. One that dominated...

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