San Vincenzo

This is a coastal resort in the centre of the Etruscan Coast which has boasted a Blue Flag beach for a number of years. San Vincenzo is south of Pisa…

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Pontremoli

Pontremoli is not on the tourist map for the British, although it is on the Via Francigena, which was the ancient road from Canterbury to Rome. This medieval town is…

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Montecatini Terme

Montecatini Terme is a spa town mid-way between Pisa and Florence. Its origins can be traced back to Roman times, but clear evidence of Medieval occupation, can be seen at…

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Forte Dei Marmi

Forte dei Marmi is the most elegant of the coastal resorts of Versilia. This is where the wealthy come  to spend their summer. Andrea Bocelli lives in one of the…

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