Top 10 Tips To Travel in Tuscany,Italy.4

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Driving in Tuscany

I am always a bit surprised when I hear our guests worry about driving in Italy or on winding country roads:! In towns such as Rome, Milan, Naples and Florence driving may sound a little more complicate ,while most of the driving in Tuscany is on smaller regional two lane roads. In Chianti, many wind up hills and curves but not really many cars.

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Just three suggestion from a person who has been driving for twenty years but the first time was arriving from the town:

  • Don’t forget it may be exciting for the driver who feels like a Formula 1 pilot, but not so much for the passengers. So take your time to stop on the way, a  breath of fresh air, calm your stomach with a piece of good Italian bread and take a great picture

.Oh yes, this is the good think of driving: you can stop   and take unforgettable pictures

  • Not many people on these roads. If you get an impatient drivers behind ,I figure a way to let them pass once the opportunity presents itself… or just ignore them if there isn’t a chance!

That’s my way to be stress-free when driving.

  • A GPS with local maps is an essential tool. Let’s have also maps as sometimes the GPS signal is hidden in the country.

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Driving in Tuscany is beautiful and gives you the possibility of taking your time and enjoy the view. What can slow you down are cyclists and tractors .

 

 

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