Tuscany is one of the regions of Italy known all over the world for its scenic beauty but not only. It is known for being the land of great artists and writers, who took inspiration for their works right here. There are many villages in Tuscany to visit, some are world-famous, others less well known but equally beautiful and interesting. Cradle of the Italian Renaissance, with Florence and its historic center a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Tuscany is home to many treasures, starting with the medieval and fortified villages scattered throughout the territory. Among the thousand shades of Tuscany is also good food.