A Jewish community took refuge here after the Pontiff's expulsion in the second half of the sixteenth century, including many bankers: remember the family members of the famous doctor David de Paris, serving the Orsini of Pitigliano and the Sforza of Santa Fiora. At the end of the fifteenth century...Read more..
The Saturnia Spa Thermal Spa complex, renowned at national and international level, was born as a beauty farm and a place of tranquility and well-being. The thermal water reaches a temperature of 37 ° C, swimming pools can be used throughout the year because they are equipped with a hot air...Read more..
Produced in a wine-growing area since Etruscan and Roman times, Morellino di Scansano, already in 1978, obtained the recognition of D.O.C. And, in 2006, that of Controlled and Guaranteed Denomination of Origin, with approval of the relevant specification. The wine has an intense ruby red...Read more..
One of the most interesting folkloric manifestations of Maremma is the "Balestro del Girifalco" that takes place in the town of Massa Marittima twice a year, namely: the third Sunday of May, in honor of S. Bernardino da Siena, born in Massa Marittima And died on May 20th, and the second Sunday in...Read more..
The characteristic Farmer's Day, which takes place on the evening of April 30 and the evening of the first of May, has an ancient and propitiatory origin, spread throughout the Maremma area; A song to convey joyful greetings for the coming of spring, hoping fertility and good harvest. From morning...Read more..
Testimony of this unusual struggle with Nature is also a figure always linked to Maremma: the buttero. Riding on his horse, revealing the typical rationality of animalemaremmano, in the traits, the Aegadianry protects the health of semi-grain cattle that abound in the region. He is a character...Read more..