Jessica Alba Hairstyles on Sights in Tuscany are grouped within their own sections in this book, corresponding with the colour coded map below NORTHERN Western Tuscany Landscape of rolling hills near Volterra Tuscanys hard working economic engine, this area is characterized by its factories and ports, particularly Livorno. There are also some extraordinary sights, most famously the Leaning Tower of Pisa. To the south, the windswept ancient Etruscan town of Volterra, standing high on a barren plateau, has some of the finest museums and medieval architecture in Italy. From the th to the th centuries, when at the height of its powers, Pisa dominated the Western Mediterranean. Its strong navy opened up extensive trading links with North Africa, and brought to Italy the benefits of Arabic scientific and artistic achievement. These new ideas had a profound effect on thand th century architects working in western Tuscany. Many of the eras splendid buildings, for instance Pisas Duomo, Baptistry and Campanile, are decorated with complex geometric patterns made from beautiful inlaid marble, alternating with bizarre arabesques. Jessica Alba Hairstyles 2016.