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Holiday Velvet specialises in online booking of Tuscany holiday accommodation in different locations including Castiglion Fiorentino.
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Choose a holiday apartment in Tuscany Castiglion FiorentinoTuscany, Italy is know for its beauty, delectable dishes and friendly locals. In the eastern region of Tuscany is the walled city of Castiglion Fiorentino, which is often a chosen destination for visitors to Tuscany. Castiglion Fiorentino apartments are attractive because of their ideal locations and affordable prices, particularly among those who are seeking holiday apartments in Tuscany.
About Castiglion Fiorentino
Approximately 12,000 people call Castiglion Fiorentino, a town that is situated on top of a hill overlooking the Preappenines and Val di Chio. Castiglion Fiorentino is known for its historical customs and plethora of festivals that are held throughout the year. Farmers, cattle ranchers and artisans make up the most of the professions for town residents.
Attractions and Activities
Castiglion Fiorentino is known for the many festivals that they host throughout the year. Palio dei Rioni is the most famous, which is held each year on the third Sunday in June. It features a horse race and the historical practice of flag-waving from the 13th century. Easter Sunday is a celebrated time of year as well, with a large parade taking over the city's streets the week leading up to the holiday. It includes a scene from the Passion and is a parade that the city has done for the past 400 years.
At other times of the year, the most appealing part of Castiglion Fiorentino is its beautiful architecture and relaxing views. Because of its ideal location on top of a hill, it's easy to see sprawling landscapes featuring poppies in spring and sunflowers in summer.
Where to Dine
Castiglion Fiorentino is known for its simple dishes, often featuring hearty ingredients. Olive oil, beans, mushrooms and tomatoes are common ingredients in dishes, along with tender and fresh meat. Tuscany is known for the delectable wine that it produces, and this can be found in Castiglion Fiorentino. Both white and red wines are popular. In addition to restaurants, the town has several food shops that feature fresh ingredients and artisan dishes.
Renting Castiglion Fiorentino apartments
Castiglion Fiorentino accommodation are attractive to visitors who are considering vacationing in Tuscany. For those who are seeking a relaxing getaway and an opportunity to experience life in the Italian countryside, Castiglion Fiorentino is offers the best of both worlds.
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