Grosseto is located in the south of the Tuscany and unlike many other Italian municipalities managed to keep roughly unchanged to the present day urban structure, so much so that Grosseto is one of the few that has its own urban center still protected by walls that held every year many tourists and visitors with head held high.
– Farm holidays
Hospitable and warm there are many hotels in Grosseto happy to accommodate travelers who decide to discover. Many are located in the historical center, and make it easier to visit the city, which will take place on foot, without the use of public transport. And there's so much to visit in Grosseto.
To begin the tour may take its starting point the Medicean walls dated XVI century but of which there are traces already in 973 d.C. After several reconstructions, the walls took on the form of Cosimo I, exactly what we can still admire. Equipped with 6 ramparts had the primary purpose of protecting the city of Grosseto, odiernamente to attract the attention of passers-by.
Within the walls lies the charming old town with numerous ecclesiastical and civil structures that deserve to be visited. Charming and elegant, the Cathedral of San Lorenzo in custody Piazza Dante, named after the patron saint of the city. Result of numerous changes today thanks to a careful restoration shows its fourteenth-century facade.
Nearby is the Teatro degli Industri and the monument to Leopold II.
Bello also Palace of the Province, in exquisite neo-gothic style, and the Old Port in Gothic style. Also worth visiting are the Senese and the Formwork Sale, both probably of medieval origin.
Grosseto, in the heart of Tuscany, of course it is also a city gourmand: impossible to leave it without tasting crushes the blade or crush with onions and anchovies, both local specialties, or acquacotta a delicious soup tasty and easy.
If you want to experience the folklore and tradition of the town, the advice is to book a room in a hotels in Grosseto the spring, season of cultural events. An event for the market is that of calves and foals taming wild.