Not a hard choice as such, rural Tuscany is fast becoming a successful alternative to busy Florence and crowded Siena. Your choice to explore gorgeous hill villages and market towns… as well as world-famous art cities, while enjoying moments of sheer relaxation and splendid sunshine amidst olive groves and vineyards.

Your ideal holiday could start in San Gimignano, view https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/San_Gimignano for details. This is one of the best kept medieval town of the area: from its glorious days as a pilgrims stopover on the Francigena Way, to modern day scene of local gastronomy.

San Gimignano will delight you with its narrow paved streets, informal squares, grand towers and XII century churches. And so will this hotel in San Gimignano actually located in Antico Borgo San Lorenzo. An amazing combination of tradition and modern amenities at reasonable rates. For a holiday with a difference, try rural Tuscany: you will be greeted by local inhabitants, in love with their wonderful heritage and a longing to share it you their visitors.

The renovated buildings are truly impressive: a blend of elegance and seclusion as well as an invitation to join other residents for a luxury dinner in the restaurant or take some sun by the pool. Visit www.anticoborgosanlorenzo.it/en/ for pictures and details on stylish holiday accommodation. Still Siena and Florence are not far away and can be reached easily for exciting day trips. While reserving your evenings to the more intimate San Gimignano.