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Battlements and Knights

Land of knights and ladies

Small villages were born between the fortified walls of castles perched on hills in defense of their own history and identity.

High towers to sight the enemy in the distance become in Tuscany today charming places to reach in a car that always, bend after bend, in the ancient history of a land of knights and ladies that come alive in historical re-enactments of a time that was.

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From home, Classic Drives, follows signs to Empoli Castelfiorentino, Montespertoli, San Casciano Val di Pesa. Continuing in the direction of Greve in Chianti are the indications for Castello di Gabbiano, Vicchiomaggio and Verrazzano. Troops in the direction of Strada in Chianti to Bagno a Ripoli. Transfer from Pontassieve and go to the Consuma Pass then follow the signs to Poppi. Troops in direction Stia-Pratovecchio and soon you will be at the Castle of Porciano. Follow the highway until Londa Rufina and Compiobbi. Continue towards Fiesole and find directions to the Vincigliata Castle. Guide to Florence passing through the Piazzale Michelangelo, Galluzzo, Cerbaia, Ginestra Fiorentina, Montelupo, Empoli and finally back to Fucecchi.

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