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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 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 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…...

Things to do in Castellina in Chianti: visit the Fortress

Guide to visit Castellina in Chianti

Castellina in Chianti, a fortified hamlet between Florence and Siena Castellina in Chianti is located in a hilly area along an old road that links Florence and Siena. The archaeological sites of this area,...

Things to do in Stia: visit the Palagio Fiorentino

What to do in Stia in province of Arezzo

Guide to visit Stia in Casentino, Tuscany Stia is a small hamlet in Casentino located at the foot of the mountain range which also includes the Monte Falterona. The village grew during the Middle...

Things to do in Castelnuovo Berardenga: enjoy the panoramic view

Things to do in Castelnuovo Berardenga in Chianti

Castelnuovo Berardenga, between the vineyards of Chianti classico Castelnuovo Berardenga is located about 20 kilometres est from Siena in the southern area of the Chianti near the border with the Crete Senesi. This area...