Rocca della Verruca, an abandoned place full of charm

  The Rocca della Verruca is an ancient fortification created by the Republic of Pisa on the Pisani Mountains to defend itself against the attacks of the Florentines. This place was the scene of many battles between the two factions and remained intact until 1503 year of the defeat of Pisa. The Fortress was the […]

Certosa di Calci and its Museums

  A few kilometers from Pisa, surrounded by the olive trees of the Valle di Calci is the Certosa, founded in 1366, a beautiful baroque structure set in a beautiful landscape. The enter is by two pedestrian paths from which there is a perspective view of the facade of the complex. The spaces dedicated to […]

The Migliarino Natural Park, San Rossore and Massaciuccoli

  On the coastal strip of the provinces of Pisa and Lucca is the natural park of Migliarino, San Rossore and Massaciuccoli; a protected area that extends through the towns of Pisa, Viareggio, San Giuliano Terme, Vecchiano, Massarosa and Livorno and includes several protected areas. To the north there is the Macchia Lucchese, a wooded […]

What to see in Pisa

  Pisa is one of the most beautiful Italian cities of art, as well as known throughout the world for its famous bell tower. In fact, one of the most beautiful and appreciated points of this city is certainly Piazza dei Miracoli, where are the 4 most famous monuments of Pisa: the Cathedral, the Baptistery, […]

Aquatic fun at the Acqua Village Park in Cecina!

In Cecina there are golden beaches and shallow waters, which make it one of the favorite destinations on the Tuscan coast. For those who are in these areas and looking for a bit of adrenaline in addition to the relaxation of the beach can find, a few hundred meters from the sea, a large water […]

Elba Island: the most beautiful beaches

  The Island of Elba is certainly one of the most popular tourist destinations in Tuscany and the Mediterranean. Thanks to its rich landscapes, its historic villages and its historical testimonies attracts every year many tourists with various interests. For trekking enthusiasts, the island offers different nature trails such as those leading to the summit […]

The birthplace of Amedeo Modigliani in Livorno

  Amedeo Modigliani, famous Italian painter and sculptor, was born in Livorno in the late 1800s by a family of the Jewish community. The house in which he was born is located in via Roma number 38. Entering the first floor you enter his world, the epoch furniture and his works hanging on the walls […]

Castello Sonnino

  A few kilometers from Livorno, on a promontory overlooking the sea there is Castello Sonnino. This castle of medieval origin was built by the Medici on the remains of an ancient fort, the Tower of San Salvatore, which helped defend the coast from pirates. In the late 1800s, Baron Sidney Sonnino, a lover of […]

The Cathedral of Livorno

  In the center of Livorno, in Piazza Grande is the Cathedral of San Francesco, the main church of the city. The design of the square was made by Bernardo Buontalenti who placed the Duomo to close one of the sides of the large square. During the decades it was modified several times until the […]