Zwei Praktikantinnen von Berlink arbeiten für einige Zeit im Verlag Simon- bw. Sie bringen zwar nicht die Sonne nach Berlin, davon ist zur Zeit genügend vorhanden aber kulturellen Austausch mit einem Land, das immer das deutsche Sehnsuchtsland bleiben wird. Hier einen Blick auf die Toskana: .

Tuscany is a region in the centre of Italy with its main town and capital Florence.

In the Middle Ages it was an important artistic, cultural, commercial, political, economic and financial centre. In the modern age it became the capital of the Granducato in Tuscany with the government of the families of the Physicians and the Lorena.

As an important university center and patrimony of the humanity t is considered by UNESCO as an Welkulturerbe. It is the origin of the Renaissance and it is universally recognized as one of the cribs of the art and architecture. It is one of the most famous as well one of the most beautiful cities of the world due to its numerous monuments and museums. among which the Cathedral, Saint Cross, the Offices, Old Bridge, Plaza of the Dominion and Building Pitti. Florence was the hometown of numerous artists as Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Dante Alighieri ecc.

In Tuscany you can admire beautiful landscapes as:

  • the Hills Metallifere, that extends to the center-western part. They constitute the principal and mountainous system of the Tuscan Antiappennino. They are extremely rich in the subsoil of mining resources of various types.-numerous woods and beautiful parks,where we can find the flora and the fauna typical of this region.
  • vineyards used for producing wine famous around the world as Bolgheri red, Brunello of Montalcino, Chianti ecc.
  • beautiful coasts and the Tuscan archipelago with its numerous islands among them the island of Elba. The island of Elba is an island situated in the channel of Lead to east, to around 10 kilometers from the coast, the sea south Tyrrhenian and the channel of Corsica to west. It is the greatest of the islands of the Tuscan archipelago and the greatest bystander in Italy.

The Elba, together with the other islands of the archipelago (Pianosa, Capraia, Gorgona, Montecristo, Giglio and Giannutri) belongs to the national Park of the Tuscan archipelago.

Tuscany is rich of marvelous beaches as Cavoli beach, Calaviolina Beach, Fetovaia beach, San Vincenzo beach, Capo bianco beach ecc.

These places are ideal for every type of vacation and for every age.