Tuscany - one of the most beautiful areas in the world, full of history (Etruscian, Roman, medieval etc.) and culture.

San Dalmazio is an old medieval village in Tuscany with only 130 inhabitants. In 1849 Giuseppe Garibaldi stayed here.
Massa Marittima is a small medieval city in Tuscany. Inside the tower "Torre del Candeliere" one can climb up to the bridge "Arco Senese" and walk to the old city walls.
Pisa is one of the most beautiful medieval cities in Italy. Especially the "Piazza dei Miracoli" with its breathtaking architecture is a magnet for Tourists from all over the world. A visit to this square takes some hours or perhaps a day, but bui...
The medieval village Sorano dates back to the Etruscan times. Like many villages in this area, Sorana is on the top of hills, made of volcanic tuff stone. In the rocks under the village are many man made caves visible. Cutting them into the soft t...
Sassa is a small village with about 300 inhabitants in Tuscany. About 35km away from the mediterranean sea it is located on the top of a hill, about 390m above sea level. Most of the houses are well preserved old buildings.
The oldest traces of the cathedral date back into the 9th century. The existence in the 11th century is assured. Afterwards the cathedral had been renovated several times.
Sunset between the small city Orbetello and the Monte Argentario in front of the Tuscanian coastline.
Cala Galera: At the entrance to the marina close to Porto Ercole, Monte Argentario. The Monte Argentario was originally an island in front of the Tuscanian coastline. Thanks to the river Albegna, which carried a lot of mud, sand and stones, the is...
Sassa is a small village with about 300 inhabitants in Tuscany. About 35km away from the mediterranean sea it is located on the top of a hill, about 390m above sea level. Most of the houses are well preserved old buildings.
For Tuscany Lucca is not a typical city. Most of the villages are on top of a hill, but Lucca is completely flat. Surrounded by a city wall of 4km, big parts of the historical city are still alive. The big square (Piazza del Anfiteatro) here in th...
This Romanesque church was built around 1005. Its importance comes from the frescoes, painted by Deodati Orlandi around 1300. The middle row shows the life of St.Peter, underneath all the popes from St.Peter to Johannes XVII (1003).
Certaldo is an old city in Tuscany with Etruscian roots. Legend has it that it is the birth place of Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375, author of "Decamerone").
Massa Marittima is a small medieval city in Tuscany. Inside the tower - Torre del Candeliere - one can climb up inside the tower to a bridge and walk at the old city walls.
Auf einem Hügel erhebt sich die Stadt Massa Marittima in der Toscana. Im Zentrum finden sich noch viele Gebäude aus dem Mittelalter und ganz besonders an der Piazza Garibaldi vor dem Dom. Weitere Panoramen finden Sie unter www.derPanoramafotograf....
The small country estate Tenuta di Casaglia is located on the top of a hill in Tuscany. From the valley it looks like a medieval castle village and from the top you have a great view at the tuscanian landscape. More panoramas at http://www.derPano...