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Walking amidst parks, hermitages and parish churches that have fascinating stories to tell about Tuscany

Trekking through history: 10 places to discover Tuscany

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San Viviano Hermitage
San Viviano Hermitage
San Viviano Hermitage - Credit: Stefano Marchi - Archivio Unione Comuni Garfagnana
The Parish Church of San Giovanni and the Tower of Galatrona
Tower of Galatrona
Tower of Galatrona - Credit: Archivio Comune di Bucine
San Salvatore Crypt in Giugnano
The mysterious and evocative San Salvatore Crypt
The mysterious and evocative San Salvatore Crypt - Credit: Archivio QuiMaremmaToscana
Vallombrosa and the foundations of Florence
Abbey of Vallombrosa
Abbey of Vallombrosa - Credit: Shutterstock.com / marcociannarel
Volterraio Castle on Elba Island
Volterraio Castle
Volterraio Castle - Credit: Shutterstock.com / Luciano Mortula – LGM
In the valley of marble
View of the village of Colonnata
View of the village of Colonnata - Credit: Shutterstock.com / InnocentiGia
Rocca della Verruca
Rocca della Verruca sits atop the hills that dominate the Arno valley
Rocca della Verruca sits atop the hills that dominate the Arno valley - Credit: Taccolamat CC BY-SA 2.5 it
The bridges over the Lima
The spectacular pedestrian bridge in San Marcello Pistoiese, suspended over the Lima stream
The spectacular pedestrian bridge in San Marcello Pistoiese, suspended over the Lima stream - Credit: Shutterstock.com / Marco Taliani de Marchio
Valibona and the Trail of Peace
The small hamlet of Valibona, a destination along the Trail of Peace
The small hamlet of Valibona, a destination along the Trail of Peace - Credit: Lmagnolfi - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0
Castiglion Che Dio Sol Sa
The walls of the castle of the noble Balzetti family, hidden within the forest in the Alto Merse
The walls of the castle of the noble Balzetti family, hidden within the forest in the Alto Merse - Credit: Stefano Tolari, CC BY 3.0
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