Monthly Archives: August 2013

Pure Palazzo Piccolomini Pienza

As a frequent visitor to La Collina del Sole  we have been fortunate enough to visit many Italian Palazzos and Villas in the area of Villa rentals in Tuscany and  Palazzo Piccolomini which is in Pienza a 2 ½ hours’ … Continue reading

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Perfectly preserved Pienza

Did you know that the picture postcard rolling hill photo that you associate with Villa rentals in Tuscany comes from the route that is taken from La Collina del Sole to Pienza ?  It appears in suitable postcards to send … Continue reading

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Unusual personalized shopping ? … Tuscany

This summer when you rent a villa in Tuscany choose UNUSUAL presents to take home after your stay at villas for rent in Tuscany like wild boar sausages ? Truffle Salt ? a chocolate horseshoe? a chunk of Marble as … Continue reading

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FEASTING at the Palio – Siena

A Tuscan summer is about sun, bravado, parties, pageantry, great food and great restaurants While you enjoy your villas for rent in Tuscany we suggest you visit Siena which embodies all these. The 16th of August marks the 2nd and … Continue reading

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Siena is not just about the Palio !

Although a huge amount of attention is given to the Palio scheduled for 16th of August, and all its surrounding preparations  if you rent a Villa in Tuscany you cannot fail to be overwhelmed by the beauty that surrounds your … Continue reading

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