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Grosseto Bike-Friendly for a substainable mobility in Maremma Tuscany

For the second year in a row, the Grosseto Municipality is awarded 3 “Bike-Smiles” and the Yellow Flag reserved to the Bike–Friendly cities participating in the “ComuniCiclabili” network by FIAB Onlus; an initiative to support the use of bikes and the choice for green mobility, raising...

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"TARTUFFE" OF MOLIERE

"Tartuffe" is one of the most famous theatrical comedies by Molière: a very actual opera about materialism of the society.For information: Teatri di Grosseto, www.comunedigrosseto.it, tel. 0564 488064, cell. 334 1030779, mail: promozione.cultura@comune.grosseto.it

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FENIGLIA DUNE NATURE RESERVE

The Duna di Feniglia Nature Reserve is a state protected natural area established in 1971.The Feniglia is a tombolo or a strip of sand between the hill of Ansedonia to the east and Monte Argentario to the west. It is about 6 km long and covers a total area of 474 hectares. From Orbetello, the...

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GIANNELLA LACE PILLOW

The Tombolo della Giannella is a strip of land about 6 km long and an average width of just over 300 meters, which goes from Monte Argentario to the mouth of the river Albegna. It is located in the municipality of Orbetello for all its extension and is washed by the Tyrrhenian Sea to the north west...

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RELIGIOUS ARCHITECTURE OF ORBETELLO

CATHEDRAL OF ORBETELLODedicated to Santa Maria Assunta, the Cathedral is the main church of Orbetello, perhaps built on the ruins of an Etruscan-Roman temple and renovated in 1375 in Gothic-Tuscan style. The church is preceded by a short staircase that overlooks Piazza della Repubblica. The facade...

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EX HYDROFOIL AND ATLANTIC CRUISES

The Orbetello Lagoon, since 1916, was considered a favorable field for aviation. The Idroscalo is located in the same area as the ancient "Glacis" which, at the time of the Spanish fortifications, was an entrenched field. Designed by the architect Pier Luigi Nervi, in a few years it was transformed...

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