Podere Scopeto: holiday home with pool in the heart of Tuscany.
Tuscany is one of the most famous regions in the world. It boasts one of the richest world arts heritage, and known world-wide cities of arts such as Florence, Siena, Lucca, Arezzo... Its exceptional climate (the chain of Apeninnes preserves it from the cold northern winds) allows visits any time of the year.
Churches and medieval castles are spread around in the surrounding hills, like the Abbey of San Galgano, an astonishing roofless church where one can visit the world-known sword in the rock.
Issues like wonderful and extremely rich country-side, beautiful sea-resorts, special food and wines, cultural richness, makes it one of the most popular destinations world-wide. Siena is one of the best-loved Tuscan cities of art. Not to miss is a visit at the stupendous Piazza del Campo, set of the Palio horse-race which is held twice a year and attracts visitors from all over the world. Also a minor Palio horse-race is held in Casole d'Elsa, end of August.