Discover Montisi, off the beaten paths Valdorcia

When I think about a place for my retirement, I think at a place like Montisi, hidden gem between Valdorcia and Crete Senesi counting 400 residents. A brief history The foundation of Montisi dates back to Etruscan times to then become a fortified castle property of the family Cacciaconti degli Scialenga. The castle, strategically located […]

The charming hamlet of Lucignano d’Asso

I’m still thrilled about the last weekend spent between Valdorcia and Crete Senesi to discover two hidden gems and experience the real Tuscany I love, thanks to Italy Traveller. Lucignano d’Asso Close your eyes and think about a tiny Tuscan hamlet, surrounded by round and green hills. Now open your eyes and look at the […]