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Church of San Giovanni Battista in Campagnatico

The Romanesque parish church dates to the 13th century

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Campagnatico
58042 Campagnatico GR, Italia
Campagnatico
A MEDIEVAL VILLAGE IN MINIATURE, AMIDST ANCIENT WALLS AND BEAUTIFUL FRESCOS
Campagnatico is a typical medieval village in both structure and strategic position - placed on high ground with a steep drop into the Ombrone Valley to the east. The ancient castle cited in Canto XI of Dante’s Purgatory once belonged to the Aldobrandeschi family from Sovana before being passed down to the Tolomei governing family who were intent on keeping possession of this rich and fertile ...
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