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Three beaches close to Monte Pisano

Three beaches close to Monte Pisano Summer has now arrived and although many people associate the word mountain with everything except the sea, Monte Pisano is an exception. This territory in fact located in the northern part of Tuscany a few km from the sea allowing anyone who stays in one of the seven municipalities of Monte Pisano to reach one of the seaside beaches in no time. So we decided to...

Three wonderful views on Monte Pisano

Today we want to help you choose some easily accessible places on Monte Pisano from which to enjoy unique views. Walk with a view? Are you aware of the feeling when you admire a vast panorama from a hill or a mountain? When opening our eyes in front of us cars, people and cities look like little ants? Freedom! Monte Pisano can give us this feeling in many ways and one of these is...

Ripafratta underground – fosso del Mulino

The " Fosso del Mulino", history and technique. Whether you walk through San Giuliano Terme or you are going to Pisa, the Fosso del Mulin will always peep out along your way. Also known as the "Canale demaniale" or "Fosso Macinante", this stream is fed by the Serchio river and connects directly to the other large stream, the Arno river. The route is known to all visitors to the north-western long-mountain, in...

Three solutions to move without a car between Pisa, Lucca and Monte Pisano

We have already talked about the strategic position of Monte Pisano, which being right between the art cities of Pisa and Lucca is excellent for staying in the quiet countryside but close to all attractions. Now we want to explore the potential of public transport as an alternative to the car that can help you visit it better. Bus, train and bike are excellent solutions! Yes, because Pisa, Lucca and Florence are...

From the source to the tap

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]We visited one of the sources of Monte Pisano The water In our everyday life we often take for granted so many things, we just push a button to light up a room, it’s enough to turn on a tap to have fresh, clear water. We use water to brush our teeth, to wash our hands, do laundry or just to freshen up. But have you ever wondered what’s there, at the...

La caccia al tesoro più grande del mondo

Il Geocaching® un'attività divertente che possiamo definire come la caccia al tesoro più grande del mondo. Da fare sul Monte Pisano! Il Geocaching Oggi vogliamo farvi scoprire un'attività che in pochi conoscono ma che può spingere anche i più "pigri" ad intraprendere una passeggiata avventurosa sui nostri monti. Chi da piccolo non ha mai organizzato o partecipato ad una caccia al tesoro? Magari a scuola o ad un compleanno. Sta di fatto che...

Un faro di mare! In cima al Monte Pisano…

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Un faro di mare in cima al Monte Pisano L'incidente aereo Era il pomeriggio del 3 marzo 1977 quando il volo denominato Vega 10 carico di allievi della Marina Militare Italiana colpì la cima del Monte Serra. Una giornata invernale con poca visibilità fu la triste causa della scomparsa di questi futuri marinai e dei loro istruttori. Poco dopo il decollo infatti i piloti non riuscendo a prendere la quota di sicurezza...

Spaghetti with freshwater eel sauce

#saporidalmontepisano "A recipe typical of the areas surrounding Lake Massaciuccoli, simple to prepare but with guaranteed success" Let's start!! Typology: First dish For: 4 people Difficulty: medium Preparation time: 1 hour   Recipes: 400gr of spaghetti 600gr of eels 2 leaves of laurel 3 cloves of garlic 400gr of peeled chopped tomatoes 1 chilli pepper 5 spoons of extra virgin olive oil enough Salt Half a glass of white wine Preparation: Clean the eels well by carefully removing the skin...