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Video Casale Lorenzo Arezzo

18 December 2014

Casale Lorenzo is a beautiful stone villa for 10 persons set at the gates of the green and wooded dell of Casentino, one of the four valleys which surround the city of Arezzo.
The Casentino Valley, placed north of Arezzo, have nowadays become a National Trust of the Natural Reserve of Casentino Forests.
The Casentino valley, crossed by the River Arno, during the centuries had been a land of armies transit and conquest.  One of the most remembered battles is Campaldino fought in 1289 between Florence and Arezzo, where also Dante Alighieri struggled together with the Florentine army.
Casale Lorenzo is composed of a main villa on two levels and an annex equipped with a billard table, all around a wide park completely fenced with a beautiful swimming pool (size 15x8 m., depth 1,00-2,40 m.) and a small children play area. Table, chairs and barbecue for outdoor eating. Next to the pool a locker room and a bathroom with shower.
The furnishing is cured, refined and comfortable and fits perfectly in with the features of the villa.
Moreover, respecting the need of energy saving, the house Casale Lorenzo is also endowed with solar panels.

For more information and reservation: http://www.eurocasa.com/en/toscana/arezzo-and-casentino/villas-with-pool/casale-lorenzo/casale-lorenzo/

Video Podere Mugnana Greve in Chianti

18 December 2014

Podere Mugnana is an ancient farmhouse composed of a main villa and an independent house, typical of the Tuscan hills in the famous region of Chianti, a few km far from Firenze and, at the same time, not far either from Siena, placed in one of the most beautiful and evocative areas of Tuscany.
The house is situated in an extremely panoramic position and overlooks magnificent vineyards, silver olive groves, small hamlets and the splendid, medieval Castle of Mugnana, which is less than 1 km far from the property. Strada in Chianti, the closest village, is only 3 km far and endowed with small shops and restaurants, all the same Greve in Chianti, 13 km far, is the typical village of the area, immersed onto the renowned vineyards which produce the Chianti, one of the most celebrated wines all over the world. In the main villa there are two apartments, in one of them live the owners, the other IL GLICINE (4 persons) is at clients disposal.
I PINI, (6 persons) on the other hand, is an adjoining independent house, born from the careful restoration of an ancient barn with a private, enclosed garden.
The beautiful swimming pool (size mt. 6x10, depth mt. 1,30-1,50), edged round with natural stone, is placed among olives and is occasionally used also by the owners. At clients disposal a very panoramic terrace which dominates the below valley, a well-kept garden, equipped with swing seat, barbecue and wood burning oven.
The two apartments, well furnished in the typical Tuscan style, offer a good level of comfort which, bond to the uniqueness of the place, will ensure an unforgettable holiday in the Chianti region.

For more information and reservation: http://www.eurocasa.com/en/toscana/chianti-and--valdarno/apartments-with-pool/podere-mugnana/i-pini/

Video Villa La Scatolaia – Stia

17 December 2014

Villa La Scatolaia is a pretty stone house divided in two apartments set in the hills on the borders of the National Park of the Casentino, an area of great natural beauty with many castles, monasteries, and ancient parish churches. All around La Scatolaia a wide green space (approx. 1.500 m2) completely fenced and overlooking the valley below .
Each apartment has its own entrance and outdoor area equipped with garden furniture and barbecue. At guests disposal a beautiful and fenced swimming pool (size m 5x10 - depth m 1,50), children playground and table tennis.
The property, when you reserve both apartments, is comfortable and convenient for group rentals (up to 12 persons).

For more information and reservation: http://www.eurocasa.com/en/toscana/arezzo-and-casentino/apartments-with-pool/la-scatolaia/la-fonte/

Ribollita Recipe

Ribollita is a perfect mix to face the cold season and it is considered one of the most popular winter dishes in Tuscany. It contains different kinds of cabbage, beans, onions and carrots. It’s a typical winter dish also because the main ingredient (Tuscan kale or black cabbage) is a vegetable that grows at this time...
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17 December 2014

Antique Fair Arezzo

The success of the Antique Fair in Arezzo (Fiera Antiquaria) is confirmed also in 2014, while it went beyond its 500th edition. Founded in 1968 , the first in our country, it has not been interrupted for forty-six years. It takes place every first Sunday of the month and the previous Saturday, on the Piazza Grande and...
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17 December 2014

Typical Tuscan Dishes

Five not-to-miss dishes you must taste in Tuscany.

When you spend some time in Tuscany you will have to face one doubt that all food lovers have to deal with. What to really eat before going back if you want to taste Real Tuscany? We try to give you a hand in this hard choice by selecting some...
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12 December 2014

Christmas and New Year in Tuscany

Christmas Time and New Year's Eve in Tuscany

Spending the New Year's Eve in Tuscany, with incredible landscapes, great food and charming medieval villages, can be an ideal choice both for those who seek relaxation, warmth and friendly atmosphere of a villa in the countryside, and people looking for fun with friends. Easily accessible by car, train or from...
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12 December 2014

Poggio Golo Montepulciano

POGGIO GOLO SPECIAL OFFER FOR EARLY BOOKING POGGIO GOLO - FOR ALL RESERVATIONS CONFIRMED FROM TODAY UNTIL 15/01/2015 WE OFFER A 5% DISCOUNT Poggio Golo is a luxury holiday villa, giving you the possibility to savor the atmosphere of a holiday from past times...
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10 December 2014

Villa Francesca Cortona

Special Offer: 3% Discount FOR 2 WEEKS BOOKING 5% Discount FOR 3 WEEKS BOOKING. Villa Francesca is a beautiful villa located in the countryside in the green hills on the border between Tuscany and Umbria, a few kilometers from Cortona, a quaint town rich in history and offers shops...
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5 December 2014

Video Casa di Pino – Castiglion Fiorentino

5 December 2014

Casa di Pino is a single Villa in Tuscany, on two levels and can arrange up to 4 persons.
Situated few Km far from the village of Castiglion Fiorentino ( 7 km) and it offers shops, restaurants and all kind of services.
In the wide garden in front of la casa di pino there are a beautiful swimming pool (size m. 4x8 - depth m. 1,20-1,50) with Jacuzzi, the barbecue and a gazebo equipped with table and chairs ideal for outdoor eating, admiring the high hills which crown the surrounding landscape.

For more information and reservation: http://www.eurocasa.com/en/toscana/cortona-and-valdichiana/villas-with-pool/la-casa-di-pino/la-casa-di-pino/