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Personalized Italy’s Tours: what to do in the Maremma – Tuscany

Personalized Italy’s Tours: what to do in the Maremma – Tuscany
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The Maremma is an area in southern Tuscany that lies within the Province of Grosseto. Left untouched by mass tourism the Maremma still retains its authentic charm, unspoilt swathes countryside and wilderness, which are best explored on personalized Italy’s tours. Here is out list of the best things to see and do in the area. Explore volcanic rock villages Pitigliano, […]

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Personalized tours of Italy: Jewish communities in Tuscany

Personalized tours of Italy: Jewish communities in Tuscany
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Since Middle Ages many towns in Tuscany have been home to Jewish communities. On personalized tours of Italy, you can visit Livorno, Pitigliano, Sovana, Sorano, Siena, Pisa and Florence to learn about the fascinating past and present of Italian Jews. For a long time Jews fled the Papal State and moved to smaller independent Tuscan […]

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Tuscany Jewish community: Pitigliano, Sorano and Sovana.

Tuscany Jewish community: Pitigliano, Sorano and Sovana.
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In the southern part of Tuscany, at just one and half hour drive from Rome you will find three of the most beautiful medieval towns of Italy: Pitigliano, Sorano and Sovana, They all are villages of ancient origins rich in art and culture, built in tuff’s stone carved from the same hills on which they […]

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