Monthly Archives: giugno 2014

Trekking it out in Tuscany

  Not many people know that between Volterra and the centre of the Metal-Bearing Hills, le Colline Metallifere, there is a wild and untouched natural area which carefully watches over a wide variety of environments. It is the territory of … Continue reading

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Asciano, the Accona Desert rose

  The countryside around Siena has always been particularly appreciated by tourists for its colours, vegetation, medieval villages and above all variety. Be it the Upper Elsa Valley with its hills covered in vineyards, mountainous Amiata, luxuriant Chianti Sienese, the … Continue reading

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Iano, a picture window on Tuscany

In the heart of Tuscany lies the town of Montaione, already protagonist of another article. Following a winding road through the wood, on the boundary between Montaione and the alabaster town of Volterra, the village of Iano suddenly appears, dominating … Continue reading

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Casciana Terme, the warm heart of Tuscany

In the heart of the Pisan Hills region lies the town of Casciana Terme, one of many dotting these knolls. The name Casciana derives from the Latin name Cassius, so presumably it was the “Land of Cassio”, but a first … Continue reading

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Pedona, the Un-trodden Versilia

Versilia is well-known for its fashionable Riviera resorts and numerous night clubs. One of its jewels is Camaiore, which stretches from the beaches of Lido di Camaiore until the peaks of the Apuan Alps, such as Monte Prana, Monte Matanna … Continue reading

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