Torre del Candeliere, Massa Marittima, Italy

Massa Marittima is a small medieval city in Tuscany. Inside the tower - Torre del Candeliere - one can climb up to the bridge and walk to the old city walls.

Copyright: Heiner Straesser Der Panoramafotograf.Com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14880x7440
Taken: 09/04/2012
Uploaded: 25/05/2013
Updated: 29/05/2014


Tags: history; architecture; blue sky; sun; old houses; medieval; tuscany; culture; art; tower; wall; bridge
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More About Tuscany

The Tuscany, one of the most beautiful Italian regions, is known throughout the world for its Landscapes and for the Works of Art that it houses (It is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance). Six localities have been designated World Heritage Sites: the Historical Center of Florence, Siena, San Gimignano and Pienza, the Square of the Cathedral of Pisa with the Leaning Tower and the Val d'Orcia. It is in the central Italy and borders with Emilia Romagna (north), Marche and Umbria (east) and Lazio (South). The West coast is bathed from the Ligurian and Tyrrhenian Sea; here we can find the islands of the Tuscan archipelago including the island of Elba. The regional capital is Florence and the other provinces are: Arezzo, Grosseto, Livorno, Lucca, Massa, Pisa, Pistoia, Prato and Siena.