Posts Tagged ‘Tuscany’

Photo by Dennis Kleine

Discover the Quaint Tuscan Town of Pienza

Tuscany is full of wonderful experiences, from medieval cities to Tuscan wines and cuisine to the beautiful rolling hills and countryside. With so many towns to explore where do you start? There [...]

Photo by Debra Kolkka

Cala del Porto: Your Own Private Beach in Tuscany.

When most people think of Tuscany, the rolling hills of Chianti probably come to mind, but the region is much more than this. The Maremma in southern Tuscany is dotted with beautiful medieval [...]

coccoli con tagliere Photo by Coral L Sisk

Traditional must-try bakery goods in Florence

Tuscan baked sweets and savories are made either with no butter  (i.e. almond biscotti) or with shortening or plain old fashioned lard. Italians and Tuscans especially take great pride in baked [...]

Lucca - Photo by Susan Nelson

Italy’s Best Passeggiata on a Medieval Wall

Whether you are sightseeing, out for exercise or enjoying some form of recreation, Lucca’s 2 1/2 mile (4 km) medieval wall walk is an experience that shouldn’t be missed. Located just [...]

Photo by Victoria De Maio

Bolgheri – A Super Tuscan Village

Bolgheri is a small medieval village only a few kilometers from the seaside in the heart of the Etruscan coast of Tuscany.

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Massa Marittima – A Tuscan Gem

Massa Marittima is a Tuscan gem. As soon as we strolled into the town on a sunny spring day we were entranced.

Punta Ala sundet Photo by Debra Kolkka

My Stay in Stunning Punta Ala

The Maremma is a wild and rugged part of Tuscany. Punta Ala on the coast is anything but rugged. If you love water sport and golf, this is the place to come, and the Hotel Cala del Porto is definitely the place to stay.

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