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Empoli central square

Empoli vacation

You’ll find lots of history and adventure in Empoli on your Tuscany vacation.  This town goes back to the 8th century first as a castle and then for official recognition in 1119 AD as a city.  The town today is situated around the Piazza Farinata degli Uberti the focus of the city’s historical buildings.

Tuscany vineyard

Vacation in Tuscany

Who can resist the urge to visit the legendary region of Tuscany, Italy? This area boasts a history so rich that it has changed the face of human history. Be it the arts, politics, or religion Tuscany offers such a rich culture that it’s almost irresistible for a traveler to Italy to ignore it.

Rome Downtown

The Seven Hills of Rome

The Seven Hills of Rome is mythically believed to have been found by the twin sons of Mars, Romulus and Remus, who ended up at the foot of the hill Palatine and originated the city. The other six hills are Quirinal, Esquiline, Viminal, Capitoline, Caelian, and Aventine. Rome is known to be built upon these […]