Tuscany and Liguria Beach Holidays

by Robert - Date: 2008-10-30 - Word Count: 539 Share This!

Planning your Tuscany beach holidays comprise you also visit to the curved stretch of the Ligurian coastline, wich is situated, in the slope of the tirrenico Alps, Maritime and Appenino Ligure, where the sea breeze makes the summers fresh and it also lessens the cold of winter.

Tuscany beach holidays through the mountainous terrains of the region, which help in fighting the northern colds, can be an adventurous experience. Perfectly suited for lush green vegetation, the climate nurtures the pines, palms, ulivos, cypresses and laurels, which add beauty to the landscape of Liguria.
The long, narrow stretch of the coastal area in Liguria is a place where the agricultural activity and fishing is limited. Flowers, decorative plants, fruits and vegetables are cultivated in the available land.

The industrialized zones in the region include Genoa and Savona, but tourism plays a vital role in the economy of the region. Termed as one of the most splendid places in Italy, the coast's unique hotel structures, roads, camping facilities and environment preservation make it a must see place in the whole of Italy.

The Cinque terre is a famous place in the coast and is a great sight seer's and hiker's destination. The olive orchards and the vineyards of this beautiful seaside village enhance the look of the landscape of the region. For Tuscany beach holidays that also include a visit to the vineyards, the Cinque Terre is a great spot. The terraced vineyards of the place are a major attraction and are great specimens of landscape architecture.
The endangered land and marine species are protected in this region. This rocky stretch of the Ligurian coast is a place filled with scenic beauty and one can witness a combination of seafaring and traditional Mediterranean agriculture and cuisine. The Cinque Terre ranks among the top summer spots among all the Tuscany beach holidays.

The small fishing village of Portofino is a great spot in the Ligurian Riviera. Embellished with palm trees, olive groves, oaks, cypress trees, swimming cove at Paraggi, and a clear sea, this place mesmerizes the tourists. This panoramic setting is also home to a variety of flora and fauna.

A tourist can stroll through the vineyards, orchards and olive groves and enjoy the pristine natural splendour of the region, in one of the Tuscany beach holidays to this alluring region. Genoa is a charming city, near Portofino and it is filled with palaces and galleries that display beautiful paintings, tapestries, sculptures, Oriental ceramics and world renowned paintings.

Journey to Levanto, a modern and charming town that houses an eighteenth century Parish church and castle and the place offers delightful scenic views of splendid villages. The tranquil atmosphere in the place makes it a must see stop in any Tuscan itinerary. The Gulf of poets is another prominent destination in Ligurian region. The taste of the local white wine, hailed Vino delle Cinque Terre lingers on along with the delectable pesto.

Tuscany beach holidays become more exciting with the visit to Liguria, which offers a unique view of the sandy beaches, charming scenery, panoramic views, conducive climate, exotic tourist spots, clear sea, lush green vegetation and tranquil atmosphere. A visit to Liguria is interesting, exciting and thrilling at the same time!

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Robert is the owner of several tourist portals offering a wide range of typical agriturismo Firenze accommodations as well as luxury Bed and Breakfast Firenze and other beautiful places in Tuscany

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