Travelers to Tuscany often visit both Florence and Siena in the span of a few days. It’s funny, really, since the two titanic art capitals are longtime rivals, perhaps best embodied by the epic 13th century Battle of Montaperti. Today there’s some lingering evidence of the historic power struggle between these popular cities, and if you visit both during the same weekend, you may have trouble determining where your “loyalty” lies: both are teeming with one-of-a-kind traditions, savory food, fairytale sights and super-luxurious opportunities for R&R. Our take? You don’t have to choose. If you’re planning a luxury holiday between the two cities, here’s the lowdown.