Tagged: Churches

Rocca d'Orcia Piazza della Cisterna

Guide to visit Rocca d’Orcia, top things to do

Rocca d’Orcia and its impregnable fortress Rocca d’Orcia is a tiny hilltop medieval village, located only a kilometre away from Castiglione d’Orcia. This hamlet, dominated by the remainongs of the imposing Rocca a Tentennano,...

San Gimignano Piazza della Cisterna

5 hamlets to visit around Siena in Tuscany

5 hamlets to visit around Siena in Tuscany Tuscany is not only Florence, Siena, Pisa or… wine (admit it!) but also dozens and dozens of small hilltop hamlets located all around these main towns....

Things to do in Trequanda: visit the Chiesa dei Santi Pietro e Andrea

Things to do in Trequanda and around

Trequanda, a place where man lives in balance with nature Trequanda is a town in the province of Siena located in a hilly position between the val di Chiana and the Crete Senesi. Traditionally...

Things to do in Valdarno: visit Il Borro

10 places to visit in Valdarno Superiore

The Valdarno Superiore The Valdarno Superiore, the valley of Arno upstream of Florence, is an area located between the provinces of Florence and Arezzo, well bounded by the Pratomagno to the north-east and by...

Things to do in Montevarchi: visit the Palonteological Museum

Visiting Montevarchi in province of Arezzo

Guide to visit Montevarchi Montevarchi is an important town ioof the Valdarno Superiore located in the valley bottom along the left bank of the Arno. The origin and development of this hamlet can be...

Things to do in Castelfranco di Sopra: visit the Torre di Arnolfo

Things to do in Castelfranco di Sopra in Tuscany

Castelfranco di Sopra, a florentine “terra nuova” and one of the most beautiful hamlets in Italy Castelfranco di Sopra is a beautiful hamlet in province of Arezzo located along the Strada dei Setteponti, about...

Things to do in Figline: visit the Palazzo Pretorio

10 Things to do in Figline Valdarno

Guide to visit Figline Valdarno, one of the main tourist destinations in the province of Florence Figline Valdarno is a beautiful hamlet in province of Florence who is emerging as one of the main...

Things to do in Monticiano: visit the Chiesa dei Santi Giusto e Clemente

Guide to visit Monticiano in province of Siena

Monticiano, a nice medieval hamlet in val di Merse Monticiano is a small medieval hamlet located about 35 kilometres from Siena. This village stands on a hill overlooking the Valley of the river Merse...

Things to do n Firenzuola: visit the Rocca

Discover Firenzuola in province of Florence

Firenzuola, into the heart of the mountains between Tuscany and Emilia-Romagna Firenzuola is a hamlet whose name means “little Florence” and whose coat of arms has half a red Lily on a white field…...