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Eyewitness Travel Guide to Florence and Tuscany
Eyewitness Travel Guide to Florence and Tuscany Author:Christopher Catling The guide that shows you what other travel books only tell you! Two of Italy's most spectacular vacation destinations are showcased in DK's Eyewitness Travel Guide: Florence and Tuscany. Florence has never been easier to navigate with the street-by-street maps and 3-D aerial views that highlight all the city's wonders. Visit the Piazza del Duom... more »o, the Palazzo Vecchio, San Marco, and the Uffizi. Rich in history and landscape, Tuscany is fully explored. Visit the Leaning Tower in Pisa, the San Martino Cathedral in Lucca, taste the amazing regional dishes, and take a day trip to the Chianti Classico wine region. This invaluable guide offers a complete historical and cultural overview that you don't want to be without.« less
Only a bit dated, but this one is so good that anytime in the next few years, if you're going to Tuscany, you have to have it. If you don't want this one, then sprin for the newer version -- tho' it won't be much better.