The village of Collodi, named after the famous writer Carlos Collodi (Lorenzini), writer of the Pinocchio stories. I wonder if he got most of his inspiration from walking these quaint village streets.


Piazza of Vellano village in Pescia, Valleriana.


Stunning Barga with much Scottish influence. You can hear the locals speak Italian with a scottish accent. Its the only place ive been here in Italy that do.

Barga town, Tuscany, italy

Vicopisano in Pisa.Vicopisana, Tuscany, Pisa

I love this scene, as you come down the steps, the journey continues through the arch and onto the winding road through the trees.

Castelvecchio village in the Valleriana, Pescia. 


Grazie mille for visiting and please do leave a comment, I'd love to hear your thoughts on these Tuscan village gems.

Have a GREAT week,

Susan x

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