The Charm of Tuscany – History & Culture


The History of Tuscany

There is a wealth of literature describing the beauty and diversity of Tuscany and its wonderful towns and villages, the places of interest and the treasures of the area. We can not do it justice here but have found many informative links for you to use if you are interested:

Interesting facts about Montaione can be found on

Information on the history and more recent development of Tuscany:

about Florence
about Siena
about Pisa
about Lucca
about San Gimi­gnano
about Volterra

Broschures with information on the many little towns and villages
in the region of Montaione can be obtained in the local tourist office
in Montaione.