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24 March 2016
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Nordic Walking Experience in Mugello

The traditional Nordic walking of Finnish origin, easy, fun, exciting, invigorating, anti-stress. Nordic Walking was born a long time ago as a summer physical training activities for athletes who practice cross-country skiing. In recent years, Nordic walking is no longer a prerogative of athletes but has spread to all. Compared to normal walking, this requires […]

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24 March 2016
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Discovering Mugello between Hystory and Culture

An overview of Mugello between History and Culture. From the Etruscan and Roman presence, passing through the medieval feuds, ancient churches and remote monasteries, places where the “Medici” family established its control and influence. The villages were first created as defensive outposts of Florence or as “mercatali“, points of exchange of farm produces, goods and […]

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Posted by poradmin
4 May 2015
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Traditional, local farm produce and trade&craft

The products from Mugello, are the result of ancient local traditions and knowledge. Mugello has often been considered “the farm of  Florence.” The renewed and delicious IGP Chestnuts, truffles and porcini mushrooms, chestnut honey are only few of the local produces and the fine ingredients used in the Mugello cuisine tradition. Since ancient times, The […]

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Posted by poradmin
27 April 2015
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Origin of the name Porcigliano

At the time of deciding on how to call our B&B, we knew this had to have a strong bond with the local area and his historical heritage. We started by asking local elderly farmer, who remembered of the area as a generous farming land. Further, we did some research and learnt that most current […]

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Porcigliano B&B

Via Tassaia, 46/B. Loc. Polcanto
Borgo San Lorenzo 50032 FIRENZE - Italy
Telefono / Whatapp: +39 340 666 3711
Email: info@porcigliano.it