• Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa review: An idyllic weekend away in Italy

    Tucked away in northern Tuscany, the Renaissance Tuscany Il Ciocco Resort & Spa is the perfect setting for a long weekend away - particularly if you want to enjoy panoramic views in the setting of an elegant, rustic hotel. I travelled to Barga, Tuscany to escape the hustle and bustle of London life, whilst wanting to cling onto the last of the summer warmth, and found this resort the ideal place for the calming oasis I was dreaming of. Despite the peaceful allure, I was able to take in some of the rich culture and history as well as