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      Health resort Tuscany

      It’s easy to find a health resort in Tuscany: you can choose for example the thermal destinations Montecatini Terme, Monsummano Terme, Chianciano, Saturnia, Bagno Vignoni, San Giuliano Terme. Tuscany is the most popular and favored region of Italy, thanks to the historical and cultural treasures. There are for instance the world famous art cities Florence, Pisa or Siena.

      If you like to spend your wellness stay Tuscany in July or August, you can choose the surroundings of Siena, and make a short trip to the popular “Palio”. Tuscany is the first region in the centre of Italy, world famous for its art treasures in Pisa, Florence, Arezzo, Licca, in the Chianti- region, in the Orcia valley and in Siena, where every summer the famous tournament “Palio” takes place.

      Moreover Siena is the native city of the famous singer Gianna Nannini, the Tuscany is popular because of the numerous thermal destinations as for example Saturnia, Montecatini Terme, Uliveto Terme, Monsummano Terme. Do you know that the singer Yves Montand- pseudonym of Ivo Livi, was born here? The region is popular because of its culinary specialties as for instance the bread without salt, the sausages, different cheese types as for example the Pecorino. Moreover the Tuscany is a favored destination for the holidays by the Sea, the main destinations of the region are: Island of Elba, Viareggio, San Vincenzo, Capalbio, Lido di Camaiore, Piombino, Marina di Pietrasanta.

    • Forte dei Marmi is an elegant and popular bathing resort in Versilia. During the last years there has been noticed a great increasing of Russian tourism, so much that the locality is called “Versiliagrad”. In the past Forte dei Marmi represented a common destination for the summer holidays of the Agnelli family and the singers Mina, Andrea Bocelli and Zucchero.

    • This is the most visited historical place of Tuscany, the center of the city has been declared to a World heritage site by the UNESCO. This place is surrounded totally by medieval walls, from the 16th century the city wasn’t so important anymore and could therefore remain in a very good condition.  An important personality here was Dante Alighieri, in 1300 he lived in San Gimignano. Important artists worked here like for example Benozzo Gozzoli, Domenico Ghirlandaio and Piero del Pollaiolo.

    • Figline Valdarno: this locality was cited by Dante in the XVI° canto of the paradise in the popular masterpiece “Divina Commedia”. Thanks to its proximity to Florence it’s an important tourist destination in Tuscany. In November there takes place a famous agricultural trade, where farmers from all over Italy take part. During the manifestation visitors can discover, taste and buy a lot of typical products.

    • This city is called the „city of crystal“, as there are produced about 95 % of the Italian glass and crystals, which on their part represent 15 % of the world market. This city houses one of the oldest communal libraries of Italy. Thanks to its picturesque landscape and the ancient architecture Colle Val d’Elsa was the setting of numerous movies.

    • Cortona is the center of the Chiana valley, which is located in the province of Arezzo on the border to Umbria. This historical town was the setting of numerous movies, as for instance “Life is beautiful”. Famous personalities like Santa Margherita da Cortona, the painter Signorelli and the architect Pietro da Cortona were born here. The popular singer Jovannotti is living here.

    • This is a bathing resort, which was priced with 5 sails by the union Legambiente, moreover it’s among the first positions in the “Touring Club Italiano”. Therefore the locality is called “little Switzerland”. Furthermore the place offers cultural treasures; the historic center shows traces and artifacts from the Middle Ages. Here is located the Marine protection area of Europe.