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    TooMuchEtruscanCoast Tuscany Off-the-beaten Path

    Discover Bolgheri


    Today a spent a few hours in Bolgheri, small enchanting village on the Etruscan Coast. A bit of history The name Bolgheri comes from the Lombard Bulgari, military defensive camp. But its origins are ancient when it was named Sala del Duca Allone and was included in document addressed to the Pope in 1075. The castle of Bolgheri was mentioned in another religious document in 1158. It was property of the Gherardesca family and was invaded several times until it…

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    Too Much Certaldo

    Certaldo is a small town in the beautiful Val d’Elsa. Actually Certaldo is divided into two parts: Certaldo Basso and Certaldo Alto. Certaldo Basso, is the lower part of the city…