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Arezzo

Arezzo was one of the most important Etruscan cities and it is one of the most beautiful cities of Italy. There are many tourist attractions starting from the Cathedral with the fresco of Maddalena by Piero della Francesca and San Domenico church where you will find the wooden crucifix by Cimabue. In June and September it takes place an important historical commemoration called Giostra del Saracino and during the first week end of each month there is the famous antique fair.

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Firenze

Nowadays there are four areas that form Florence: Santa Maria Novella, San Giovanni, Santa Croce and Santo Spirito. Each one gives the tourists the possibility to visit churches, museums and historical places such as the house of Michelangelo Buonarroti, the fortress called "Fortezza da basso", the Cathedral with its baptistery, Palazzo Vecchio, the famous "della Signoria" square, the Uffizi art gallery, Ponte Vecchio, Pitti Palace, etc.


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Siena

Siena boasts a great artistic and cultural attractions thanks above all to the school of painting developed in Siena between the thirteenth and the fifteenth century. The main characteristic that marked and raised the school of Siena to a higher dignity was the attention to the beauty of the decoration and the elegance of the gothic art. The city was able to keep the same importance of Florence in spite of its conservative attitude.
In addition to that Siena is known all over the world for "Palio". It is an horse race that takes place every year in the famous square "Piazza del Campo", the all town districts take part in the race.

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Perugia

A tourist can choose among many attractions once arrived in Perugia. For example "Rocca Paolina", inside this fortress it takes place many exhibitions and markets; the city walls and the arches that allowed people to enter in the city such as the "Arco Etrusco" and "Porta Trasimena"; the Sciri Tower located in Priori street , it is the only tower in the city the others were destroyed during the local fights and the cruelty of the papal repression; the National Art Gallery of Umbria whit many works of art; the Archaeological Museum, where, among of the most important finds, there are the "Tavole Eugubine", they represent the only discovered find wrote in the language of the region. In Perugia there are many churches that you should visit, first of all the Cathedral located in VI Novembre Square. Palazzo dei Priori overlooks this square, inside the palace there is the beautiful room "Sala dei Notari". In the centre of the square there is the monumental "Fontana Maggiore", drawn by Fra Bevignate and carved by Nicola and Giovanni Pisano.

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Lignano Park

The municipal Lignano Park spreads on an area of 300 hectares. It was created in the 70's and today it represents a good opportunity for everybody to enjoy recreational activities, do sports or follow cultural activities.
During the years the park has become a reference point for hikers and naturalist tourism lovers. Many nature trails follow the slopes of the mountain with their beautiful landscapes and hikers can enjoy the main relieves of the territory and, if they are lucky, they can see the animals which live in the area.

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Cortona

The Medieval buildings and the alleys give a very involving atmosphere to the city. The basilica of Saint Margaret and the Franciscan Sanctuary of Le Celle stimulate the tourist to discover Cortona from an high position and offer an artistic and spiritual route at few minutes walking from the historic city centre.
Taking a walk in the old Ruga Piana street, today known as Nazionale Street, which is the only flat street of the city, we reach the square called La Repubblica overlooked by the medieval town hall called "Palazzo Casali", once inhabited by the noble family of Cortona, the Casali, and now seat of the museum of the Etruscan Academy. The halls house an interesting collection of Etruscan and Roman archeological finds.

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