italy

Cascata delle Marmore (Marmore’s Falls)

The Marmore Waterfalls date back to Roman times and have a long, fascinating history. The Romans did have some very good ideas and these man-made waterfalls are up there with their most spectacular (you can read more here).  (more…)

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Castle of the Counts Guidi (Poppi Castle) 

An hour from Arezzo, after a beautiful drive through picturesque countryside, we arrived at the wonderful little town of Poppi. If you love castles and staircases this is the place to visit! A walk through this castle gives you a real feel for the medieval italian life. (more…)