Walking Tour Lucca : discovering a fascinating city

Walking Tour Lucca : next time in Tuscany, you cannot miss this fascinating city... welcome in Lucca. Lucca is one of the most fascinating cities in Italy and worth a visit by bike or through an interesting walking tour. We can support you with the best choice and city guides to explore Lucca with its beauties and attractions; an elegant city with less than 90.000 inhabitants and famous for its...

Masso delle Fanciulle in Pomarance – not to miss

Masso delle Fanciulle, easy route within the Berignone Nature Reserve of about 11 kilometers, with 450 mt of uphill gradient and 350 mt of downhill, between Saline di Volterra and Pomarance, in the province of Pisa Masso delle Fanciulle is correctly considered an enchanted, beautiful place not to miss expecially in Summer. Masso delle Fanciulle is a natural area near a bathing stretch of the...

Christmas Holidays in Chianti

Christmas holidays in Chianti at a Villa in Montespertoli not more than 30 kilometers from Florence, where you can feel a beautiful atmosphere in a villa working as Bed and Breakfast. It is possible to rent the villa for sole use from October until May with use of kitchen and all the commons spaces  such as sitting room, working fireplace, dining room and garden all around the Villa. Upon you...

Visit Florence : What to do, see and eat

Visit Florence : what to do and visit in Florence and what is the best time of year to enjoy a nice holiday ? Florence, the capital of Tuscany, is home of many museums, works of art and beauties of Renaissance architecture. It offers many breathtaking places with fabulous views, many things to do and visit and for all budgets. Among the Museums and Churches to suggest, we propose in particular :...

Top Things to do and see in Pomarance

Pomarance is a pretty town of about 5800 inhabitants in the province of Pisa, Tuscany. Part of the Val di Cecina, it is located on a hill 370 m.a.s.l. and dominates a wide valley. It is located in the center of the Val di Cecina, on the border between the province of Pisa and Siena. Reachable from the road SS439 from Pontedera and Follonica or from the road SS68 coming from Cecina. What to see in...

Pet Friendly Holiday Homes

Looking for Pet Friendly Holiday Homes? Very often when you organize your holidays, it is not easy to bring with you your puppy or pet. We have collected some Pet Friendly Holiday Homes in Tuscany and Venice which are a great solution for those who do not want to give up their vacation but do not want to leave alone your own pet. A small fee can be requested per stay in some locations. To find...
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What to do in Sesto Fiorentino, Florence

What to do in Sesto Fiorentino - why to choose the surroundings of Florence for your holidays? Several reasons to propose... Sesto Fiorentino is a pretty town of about 50.000 inhabitants, the 3rd most populated city in the metropolitan city of Florence. It is part of the Florence-Prato-Pistoia area, easily reachable by car from the A1 and A11 motorways (Calenzano- Sesto Fiorentino exit), by bus...

What to do in Foiano della Chiana

What to do in Foiano della Chiana - Italian town of about 9500 inhabitants in the province of Arezzo. Foiano della Chiana stands on a low hill of the Val di Chiana at 318 mt a.s.l. and 28 km south from Arezzo. The municipality of Foiano della Chiana, which goes south to the Val di Chiana Senese is a lively agricultural (cereals, wine and tobacco) and commercial center. How to get there Foiano...
The Best of Tuscany tour

The Best of Tuscany Tour

If you book your next holiday in one of the apartments we promote in Florence or nearby, we can support you by reserving a full-day tour. This time we talk about the Best of Tuscany Tour, which is a full-day guided coach trip from Florence! Following is the program proposed for you : Visit Siena View Siena through the eyes of a local as you join a guided walking tour through the medieval city...

What to do in Florence : things to do and restaurant tips

Have you ever been in Florence and, if so, in which Season? Florence is one of those cities you can visit all year round (except perhaps for months very hot in Summer or cool at the beginning of the year)... During the year you can participate at many events, Fairs and Festival, concerts, theather, sport and football matches. Among the many things to do in Florence we suggest in particular :...

Pian di Sco: your best walking destination

To escape the summer heat, local people and travellers go to the sea or to the hills. The Pratomagno is one of these places of refuge, worth visiting at least once... If you love walking, from Villa Valentini you need about 4 hours but it's a great atmosphere and all around you can enjoy a breathtaking panorama and quiet. The Pratomagno is a group of mountains which rises between Valdarno and...

Tuscan Tennis Holiday

Ideal location for those searching for a relaxing holiday but with the chance to continue playing tennis. Villa Valentini, located in Pian di Sco, 7 km away from Reggello (Florence) offers a great solution and it is included in the holiday package (no extra charge). The all-weather tennis court belonging to Villa Valentini is spread over an informal garden set within 15 acres of private olive...