Castello Romitorio: Brunello wine and works of art Hotel

Castello Romitorio: Brunello wine and works of art

Among the many Brunello wineries around Montalcino I chose Romitorio for its interesting mixture of nature and art (made by artist Sandro Chia) and for the kindness of Tullia and Daniele, your guides in the world of Brunello wine.

Tel. +39 0577 847212

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La Grotta del Cristallo Hotel

La Grotta del Cristallo

During a workshop in his atelier Luciano Bandinelli, the craftsman of the time, will show you the entire process of grinding and engraving handmade crystal, telling you old anecdots about this ancient art.

Tel. +39 0577 931879

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Relais della Rovere Colle di Val d'Elsa (Siena) - 4 stars
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Il Frantoio Hotel

Il Frantoio

Part book bar, part delicatessen, part restaurant, in a garden dotted with olive trees and candles. A real gem in Capalbio!

Tel. +39 0564 0896484

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La Sugheraia Private Manor Orbetello (Grosseto) - Luxury Villas
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Visit of Bagno Vignoni Hotel

Visit of Bagno Vignoni

Bagno Vignoni and its thousand year old thermal tradition. Apart from its enchanting scenery Bagno Vignoni is also an ideal location for a thermal bath - for pure pleasure or for medical reasons.

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Adler Thermae San Quirico d'Orcia (Siena) - 5 stars
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La Polveriera Hotel

La Polveriera

The peculiarity of La Polveriera is to be surrounded by a pine green and above all have a sea from the transparent water, shallow and almost always hot.

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Golf Hotel Punta Ala Punta Ala (Grosseto) - 4 stars
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Scarlino Hotel

Scarlino

Scarlino is a medieval village on top of Monte d'Alma, with three gates that lead into the alleys and streets. On the coast there is also a marina and Cala Violina very important, one of the most beautiful beaches of the Maremma.

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Golf Hotel Punta Ala Punta Ala (Grosseto) - 4 stars
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Aurora Hotel

Aurora

If you fancy having dinner in a beautiful garden, savoring the flavors of this part of Tuscany, Trattoria Aurora is the place for you!

Tel. +39 0564 592447

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La Sugheraia Private Manor Orbetello (Grosseto) - Luxury Villas
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Cala Violina Hotel

Cala Violina

Cala Violina beach is perhaps the most beautiful bay in all of Tuscany. Wild and unspoilt is the perfect place to live out of season. You can walk with a white road with perfect views for running, hiking and biking

Tel. +39056637023

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Relais Vedetta Scarlino (Grosseto) - Guest Houses
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Davide Canella Hotel

Davide Canella

Modern and traditional Tuscan cuisine combine to perfection in this restaurant - a great place to eat after a few hours in the thermal baths

Tel. +39 0577 725251

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Castelletto di Montebenichi Bucine (Arezzo) - 4 stars
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St Anna in Camprena and The English Patient Hotel

St Anna in Camprena and The English Patient

If you like "The English Patient", you cannot miss the visit of S.Anna in Camprena monastery, just out of our hamlet. This was the location of all the Tuscan scenes of the popular movie. Also remarkable the refectory frescoed by Sodoma.

Tel. +39 0578 748037

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Borgo Lucignanello San Giovanni d'Asso (Siena) - Historical Residences
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Le Carriere del 19 (every year the 19th of Augu... Hotel

Le Carriere del 19 (every year the 19th of Augu...

Unique historical re-enactment: in one day the three districts of the village of Scarlino challenge each other in multiple races, from archery to the parade, the award for the best decoration of the districts to running-race in costume.

Tel. +39056637023

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Relais Vedetta Scarlino (Grosseto) - Guest Houses
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Bay of Sant'Andrea Hotel

Bay of Sant'Andrea

Elba is all about the sea: just 150m from the hotel lies the postcard-perfect Bay of Sant'Andrea, with its soft sand and shallow waters, and, just beyond, Cotoncello Point, with its rocky shore and limpid tide pools perfect for swimming

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The Chianti Sculpture Park in Pievasciata Hotel

The Chianti Sculpture Park in Pievasciata

Just 10 km far from Siena, this Park hosts a permanent exhibition of contemporary sculptures and installations, which stand in a perfect integration of art and nature.

Tel. +39 0577 357151

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Relais della Rovere Colle di Val d'Elsa (Siena) - 4 stars
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Golf Hotel

Golf

With 18 championship holes and a driving range, the Argentario Golf Club occupies 77 hectares in an environment of great landscape value which has received the "BioAgriCert" environmental certification.

Tel. +39 0564 810292

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Argentario Resort Golf & Spa Porto Ercole (Grosseto) - 5 stars
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Under the Sea Hotel

Under the Sea

Beneath the waves, the sea surrounding Elba has treasures just waiting to be discovered: colorful fish and marine life and sunken ships which have been resting on the sea floor for centuries. The diving center is just 150 m from the hotel.

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Boutique Hotel Ilio Sant'Andrea, Marciana, Isola d'Elba (Livorno) - Small Boutique Hotels
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Colle Val d'Elsa Hotel

Colle Val d'Elsa

This village is known for its excellent local wines, its organic farms, and its crystal production. The center is built on two levels and the town linked historically to the Via Francigena pilgrim route.

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Locanda dell'Amorosa Sinalunga (Siena) - 4 stars
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Vetulonia Hotel

Vetulonia

Right near Castiglione Vetulonia is another area of great archaeological importance where viistare the graves of Pietrera and Diavolino still well kept and the archaeological museum is open all year.

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Golf Hotel Punta Ala Punta Ala (Grosseto) - 4 stars
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ESPACE Wellness Center & Spa Hotel

ESPACE Wellness Center & Spa

This spa features: humid zone, relaxation area, large gym with Technogym equipment and fitness courses, indoor & outdoor swimming pools, coiffeur, UVA solarium, dermaesthetic medicine treatments and naturopathy and nutrition programmes.

Tel. + 39 0564 1828434

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Argentario Resort Golf & Spa Porto Ercole (Grosseto) - 5 stars
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Da Sandra Hotel

Da Sandra

The place to eat in Magliano: a family-run restaurant serving the typical cuisine of Maremma. Must-eats: potato tortelli with truffle and anything with wild boar in it.

Tel. +39 0564 0592196

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La Sugheraia Private Manor Orbetello (Grosseto) - Luxury Villas
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Le logge del Vignola Hotel

Le logge del Vignola

Local cuisine, to try the steaks

Tel. 0578 717290

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Montorio Montepulciano (Siena) - Countryside Residences
Stefania Salvini (Proprietaria) Insider ideas →
Tuscany Wine Store Hotel

Tuscany Wine Store

Tuscany Wine Store is not simply a wine shop but much more. You can choose fine handcraft products and excellente gastronomic specialities.

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Le Colombaie Country Resort Ponsacco (Pisa) - Resort
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 The theater season in San Gimignano Hotel

The theater season in San Gimignano

It opened on the new theater season "Leggieri d' Inverno" 2014/2015 which will last until April 30. "All ready for a big trip in a small theater" is the slogan of this year's festival.

Tel. +390577942014

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Hotel L'Antico Pozzo San Gimignano (Siena) - Historical Residences
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Elba by Mountain Bike Hotel

Elba by Mountain Bike

At a leisurely pace, or with a sense of adventure: everyone has a different style and can be satisfied with the biking on Elba, both on trail and off through shaded woods directly above the sea.

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Boutique Hotel Ilio Sant'Andrea, Marciana, Isola d'Elba (Livorno) - Small Boutique Hotels
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SPA EXPERIENCE Hotel

SPA EXPERIENCE

The grapes, their leaves and wine have extraordinary antioxidant properties and can have beneficial effects on skin, circulation, forms of stress and skin ageing.

Tel. +39 0575612679

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Relais il Falconiere Cortona (Arezzo) - 4 stars
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Gavorrano Hotel

Gavorrano

A medieval village almost completely intact city walls and towers still stand perfectly maintained. In the center of the village is the Church of San Giuliano, built on the rock and the ancient alleys

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Golf Hotel Punta Ala Punta Ala (Grosseto) - 4 stars
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Art Hotel

Art

Photographic exhibition at GAMC in Viareggio of Chiara Rapaccini and Andrea Vierucci dedicated to Mario Monicelli.

Tel. +39 0584 966343

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Amazing trees (perfect for a picnic) Hotel

Amazing trees (perfect for a picnic)

In our area there are two wonderful old trees: The Magpies' Oak south of Pienza and the big holm on the Pieve a Salti road. Perfect places to organize a picnic with friends.

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Borgo Lucignanello San Giovanni d'Asso (Siena) - Historical Residences
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Cortona Hotel

Cortona

Located in the Val di Chiana and founded, according to legend, exactly 108 days after the Great Flood, Cortona is one of the most important cultural cities in the entire Chiana Valley.

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Locanda dell'Amorosa Sinalunga (Siena) - 4 stars
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Trekking Hotel

Trekking

Green meadows, woods, high peaks,the Park of the Apuan Alps offers various types of excursions ,colours and emotions to who chooses to discover the beauty of a very special landscape, where the mountains reach out towards the coast.

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Locanda al Colle Camaiore (Lucca) - Guest Houses
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Osteria la Limonaia

Outside the city center of Pistoia, this family run restaurant represents the joy for all those who want to discover the authentic flavors of the tuscan cuisine!

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Villa Parri Pistoia (Pistoia) - Historical Residences
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