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National Parks in Tuscany

- National Park of Casentino Forests, Mount Falterona and Campigna

was established in 1993 and is located in the Tuscan-Romagna, the provinces of Forlì-Cesena, Arezzo and Florence.
The Park has as an element characterizing the Apennine ridge tends to trend northwest / southeast.
From the ridge, develop in the Romagna region, a series of subparallel secondary buttresses that give rise to various side valleys.
The shares of the Park range from 400 to 1,658 meters: Monte Falco (1,658 m) and Mount Falterona (1654 m), from which rises the river Arno, are the highest peaks.
From the geomorphological point of view, the Park is characterized by natural caves, springs and outcrops of paleontological interest. From the western slopes of the Apennines are born all waterways, including Arno, lining the Casentino Forests. In the Romagna region, the hydrographic network is made up of a wide range of streams, affecting the whole area of ??the ridge, from Monte Falco at the Top of the Term. From the ridge line unravel the watersheds of the Ram, Tramazzo, Rabbi and Bidente with its three branches tributaries (Bidente Celle or Dogwood, Bidente Ridracoli and Bidente Pietrapazza) towards Romagna, the streams San Godenzo and Rincine, tributaries of the Sieve in Mugello and the upper course of the Arno with its tributaries (Staggia, Fiumicello, Sova-Roiesine, Archiano and Corsalone) in Casentino. The natural lakes are absent,
while it detects the presence of the artificial Ridracoli which holds about 33 million cubic meters of water from the basin of the arm Bidente and that of Dogwood and Rabbi. From the perspective of bioclimatic, the area has a temperate climate with relatively cool summers and wet winters and relatively rigid.
From the point of view of nature, about 80% of the territory is forested; The protected area is one of the most valuable forests of Europe, whose heart is made up of the State Forests Casentino inside which is the natural reserve Sasso Fratino, the first established in Italy in 1959 and again awarded the European Diploma .
Even the highest peak of the Park, Monte Falco, has a Nature Reserve in the north side. Finally, the
National Park incorporates the Natural Reserve Biogenetic Campigna, the Natural Reserve Biogenetic Bowl, the Natural Reserve Biogenetic of Camaldoli and the Biogenetic Nature Reserve of Badia Prataglia



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Apartment La Cupola

Apartment La Cupola
Weekly Price: From€ 630,00

sq. Meters: 32
Sleeping accommodations: 2
Historical centre of Florence
Holiday house in Tuscany, Florence, Italy

Finely restored apartment, furnished and equipped with every comfort, ideal for couples with magnificent views
The apartment is located in Piazza Beccaria (Borgo La Croce area),just a few steps from the most characteristic streets of Florence.. 
....packed with craft shops and characteristic restaurants, just walking distance from the historic city center and important monuments as well as the famous and historic food market of Sant'Ambrogio.

The apartment is located on the fourth and last floor, in one of Florence's most beautiful historic building offering comfortable accommodation for two persons.
The apartment has recently been tastefully refurbished and elegantly furnished with both antique and modern furniture and it offers stunning views all round.
The bedroom faces the picturesque hills of Fiesole, whilst the Dome, the Giotto bell tower and the Palazzo Vecchio can be seen from the entrance hall window.

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Florence apartment Santa Maria Novella

Florence apartment Santa Maria Novella

Florence apartment Santa Maria Novella

sq. Meters: 30                     
Sleeping accommodations: 2
Historical centre of Florence

This open space of 30 sqm on the first floor (no lift) is an ideal accommodation for a couple in the historic centre of Florence.
The great location is very comfortable and it is close to Santa Maria Novella square/church to the main train station of the city and to the most important historical monuments.

The area is rich of restaurants and shops .

From the flat you will be able to reach all  monuments by foot as well as Duomo, Ponte Vecchio, Uffizi Gallery etc.... and the historic market of San Lorenzo where you can find what may be the most important market of the city. Just walk around searching for clothing, articles in leather, souvenirs, etc

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Castellina in Chianti Bed & Breakfast

Castellina in Chianti Bed & Breakfast

Castellina in Chianti Bed & Breakfast

Price: From € 90,00
Swimming pool: 1
To sleep in Tuscany, Farmhouse vacations in the heart of Chianti.
Lovely double bedrooms with private bathroom, most of them with private entrance and a beautiful view on the landscape.
All the bedrooms have old ceiling stones and the typical Tuscan terracotta floors.
They differ from one another in small details that make them unique.
The bedrooms are provided with: mini bar,safe, hairdry and, tv in some of them. Comfortable indoor reading room
Exclusive garden with breathtaking view over the Chianti valley
Private swimming pool. Open from 05.01 – to 10.01
Secluded outdoor corners with sunshade parasols and lounges.
Private illuminated parking, other extra services available upon request: Outdoor Jacuzzi spa overlooking the valley
Castellina in Chianti Bed & Breakfast offers a small and welcoming restaurant.

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Florence apartment rental close to Piazza Duomo

Florence Apartment Taddea

Florence Apartment Taddea
Weekly Price: From € 650,00

Historical centre of Florence mq. 50
Sleeping accommodations 2+1
Holiday house
Self catering apartments Florence Italy,Vacation in Florence.
Apartement rental in San Lorenzo Quarter of Florence centre
Situated in the centre of Florence, this two-room apartment is on the first floor of a building in the district San Lorenzo, 2 minutes walk to the cathedral and the train station.
This apartment was completely renovated and elegantly decorated in the style Florentine in July 2008, and can comfortably accommodate up to three people.
The apartment is composed of a living room with dining table and sofa bed, a large bedroom with king size bed, separate kitchen, bathroom with shower and a small inner courtyard. Air Conditioning -Heating

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Apartment Giorgione Florence

Apartment Giorgione Florence

sq. Meters: 110   
Sleeping accommodations: 3+2
Historical centre of Florence

This elegant and independent apartment  (110 sqm,) is completely renowed and is located on a street close to the Santa Croce church, Duomo Cathedral.
It is a famous area where you can still find many historical buildings and many characteristic shops, markets, supermarkets, pubs, glamorous restaurant and artist workshops.

The apartment is situated on 2 different floors of an ancient palace in the historical centre of Florence.
A multilevel underground parking is within 200 metres.
The parking price is not included in the rent.

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