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  Grosseto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Grosseto is a town and comune in the central Italian region of Tuscany, the capital of the Grosseto province.
Its territory, moreover, was frequently ravaged, as in 1447 by Alfons V of Sicily and in 1455 by Jacopo Piccinino.
Grosseto, however, remained a second rate town, with only 700 inhabitants at the beginning of the 18th century.
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Grosseto was described as follows in 1855 by Emanuele Repetti, in his Dictionary chorographic of Tuscany, printed in Milan: "Strong city.
The government of the Aldobrandeschi was extremely independent from the Imperial vicars, so that the autonomy of Grosseto was the motive of the siege suffered during the withdrawal of the German army from these territories from the part of the Duke Arrigo di Bavaria in 1137 after Christ.
The Medici decided to transform Grosseto in a fortified city launching the construction of the dry stone wall, and thanks to the Office of the Trenchers created in 1592 after Christ by Ferdinand I, also launched the construction of roads and hydraulic works of valorisation for the territory.
www.toscanaviva.com /Grosseto/Grosseto.htm   (609 words)

  
 Province of Grosseto - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Provincia di Grosseto) is a province in the Tuscany region of Italy.
In the grid of the modern town you can find the old town centre surrounded by the green "Hexagon" of the ramparts which Francesco I renewed (1574).
Grosseto is the chief town and market of "Tuscan Maremma", it is essentially based on agricolture.
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 GROSSETO - LoveToKnow Article on GROSSETO   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The small cathedral, begun in 1294, is built of red and white marble alternating, in the Italian Gothic style; it was restored in I855~ The citadel was built in 1311 by the Sienese.
Grosseto is on the main line from Pisa to Rome, and is also the starting-point (Montepescali, 8 m.
The malaria is not yet entirely conquered, however, and the official headquarters of the province are in summer transferred to Scansano (1837 ft.), 20 m.
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 Toskana.net - Holiday in Tuscany: Grosseto and Province of Grosseto
The small country inn Casa Montecucco is situated in the Province of Grosseto, in Maremma Tuscany, between the sea of Castiglione della Pescaia and the hinterland of Roccastrada.
La Pievanella is situated at Monte Antico, in Maremma, Southern Tuscany, halfway between Siena and Grosseto, on the border of the Montalcino area.
The Peretti Farm is situated in the Province of Grosseto, in the Maremma in Southern Tuscany, only 5 minutes from Fonteblanda and the Argentario Coast away.
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 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Grosseto
Grosseto, suffragan diocese of Siena, has for its episcopal city the capital of the province of Grosseto in Tuscany.
Grosseto is situated at the mouth of the Ombrone, in the unhealthy Maremma country.
Grosseto was one of the principal Etruscan cities.
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 Grosseto Hotels - SweeTuscany © Accommodation in Tuscany - Hotel in Grosseto -
Grosseto: Hotels in the center of the city, with computer plug.
Horse-riding situated in Ponterotto in Grosseto Val di Pesa -about 19 km-Florence-Mount Argenterio-Among the artistic itineraries of Sant Antimo Abbey,In the end-With a familiar-the nearest hospital is located 29 kilometers away,named for the whitethorn-living room.
A famous poet from neraby Grosseto who lived here for 17 years until his death in 1626-cappuccino-built in 1677-Have relaxing strolls on foot or by mountain-bike,space-hiking course at 2 km-Candlelight dinner is served all evening,is supplied with sheets-beverage.
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 Grosseto Farmhouses - SweeTuscany © Accommodation in Tuscany - Farmhouse in Grosseto -
Grosseto Farmhouses - SweeTuscany © Accommodation in Tuscany - Farmhouse in Grosseto -
Grosseto: Farmhouses in castle, with Archery, nearby L'aratrice.
Grosseto: Farmhouses in farm holidays, with tube, nearby Petrognano.
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 Grosseto, Italy
The provincial capital of Grosseto lies in the alluvial plain of the Ombrone in southern Tuscany, 12km/7.5mi from the sea.
Grosseto, now chief town of the province of the same name and the principal center in the Maremma, grew up in the Middle Ages around a small fort guarding the Via Aurelia, the old Roman road from Rome to Pisa.
Only under the Grand Duchy of Tuscany did the town achieve a modest growth in prosperity; but this was always dependent on the state of the drainage system and subject to the hazards of malaria.
www.planetware.com /italy/grosseto-i-to-gr.htm   (211 words)

  
 Province of Grosseto: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Provincia di Grosseto) is a province[For more facts and a topic of this subject, click this link] in the Tuscany Tuscany quick summary:
Grosseto is a town and comune in the central italian region of tuscany, the capital of the grosseto province,, on the tyrrhenian sea, at 10 m...
The maremma is an area in italy, consisting of part of southern tuscany (and partly coincident with province of grosseto area) and some part of northern...
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/p/pr/province_of_grosseto.htm   (333 words)

  
 Hotel Grosseto Hotel Search Grosseto Accommodations Hotel Grosseto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The Coliberto farm, located about 5 kilometers away from the middle-age town of Massa Marittima, in the heart of the high Maremma in the Grosseto province, is owned since 1975 by Reggiannini family.
The ancient village of ROCCATEDERIGHI nestles in the heart of the Tuscan Maremma, to the north of the province of Grosseto, behind the metalliferous hills that mark its border with the Sienese...
The Melograno Hotel is located in the ancient Medieval town of Montemerano, near the Saturnia baths, on a gentle hill covered with olive trees, deep in the typical and characteristic countryside of...
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 Grosseto Tuscany Italy - Villa Rentals Tuscany - Vacation Rentals. Choose your accommodations in Istia d'Ombrone.
The Azienda Agricola Molino di Giugnano lies at the foot of Roccastrada, immersed in the cork oak woods of the wild Maremma countryside.
Four apartments, one of which is inhabited by the owner, in a farmhouse set inside a small farm in the area which produces the D.O.C. wines, Morellino di Scansano and Monteccucco, stiuated just 1 km from the 19th century Sticcianese farm estate.
Restored farmhouse (110 m2), situated on a hill of the Maremma region with panoramic view of the countryside of the Ombroned river valley.
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 Grosseto guide - Maremma travel guide - Grosseto - guide to Maremma - Italy travel Grosseto Maremma - airport Grosseto
Grosseto and the Maremma are within easy reach thanks to the region's central position...
The discovery of extraordinary cities still unknown to mass tourism: Grosseto and the other gems of the Maremma, ancient fortresses, fortified cities, a land of brigands and centers of faith...
Grosseto and the Maremma offer a broad choice of lodging of all types and categories, in the city, at the seashore and in the marvelous countryside: for more information...
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Nel cuore dell’Italia, un viaggio nel passato in una tra le città medievali meglio conservate dove la storia si respira fin nelle pieghe della pietra, tra vicoli e piazze, in un’atmosfera di pace e bellezza.
The holidaysfarm "La Savenella" is situated in the heart of the Tuscan Maremma, that is 5 minutes away from the Etruscan archeological sites in Vetulonia and Roselle, and not so many Kms.
www.accommodations-tuscany.com /en-grosseto.htm   (201 words)

  
 Benvenuti al Grosseto Export-----------------------------------   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Grosseto Export is a non-profit making consortium which has been operatine in the province of Grosseto for 32 years.
The consortium also gives assistance to its member companies through personalised intervention concorded directly with each single business with the aim of directing its intense consultancy activity towards areas regarding international agreements, contracts, system of payment, credit lines, transport systems and co-ordination and market intervention strategy.
Through the activity of Grosseto Export, its members, throughout the years, have been able to rely on a valid operative instrument which has estabilished innumerable contacts which have been transformed into lasting commercial contracts.
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 IAAF International Association of Athletics Federations - World Junior Championships 2004
18 July 2004 - Grosseto - When 19-year-old Ehsan Hadadi released a 62.14 metres throw to clinch gold in the Discus Throw final at the IAAF World Junior Championships here in Grosseto he not only became a hero for his country he also became a hero for the sport of athletics.
17 July 2004 - When California-born Michelle Carter stepped on the blue track of Grosseto and waved at the local crowd during the presentation of the women’s Shot Put final, she knew she would be the woman to beat.
17 July 2004 - Grosseto - After four days of competition at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Grosseto, Italy and with another seven finals to be contested today and ten in the final day on Sunday, an excellent eleven Championships record have already been registered.
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 Encyclopedia.it: Lista Categorie comprese tra Comuni della Basilicata stub e Comuni della provincia di Grosseto   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Lista Categorie comprese tra Comuni della Basilicata stub e Comuni della provincia di Grosseto
In questa pagina troverai tutte le categorie comprese tra Comuni della Basilicata stub e Comuni della provincia di Grosseto in ordine alfabetico.
Categoria:Comuni della provincia di Grosseto Questa categoria contiene: Un elenco dei 28 comuni della provincia di Grosseto.
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 Holiday House in Grosseto, Tuscany
Countryside house with pool & flowery garden in Grosseto - The small Azienda Sforzi is located near the village of Marrucheti.
Half of the Azienda is the home of the owner's mother, the rest was changed into a very nice holiday flat with an independent entrance and its own garden.
Sforzi" is only 25 km far from to the sea, the clients has a very beautiful pool placed in a fantastic olive-grove with a nice Tuscany landscape view.
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 Grosseto Hotel Specials   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Located 2 kilometres from the centre of Grosseto, the Fattoria San Lorenzo Le Capanne Grosseto lies in a synthesis of the unspoiled beauties of nature.
The La Fenice Hotel is situated next to the monastery and church of St.Agastino at the edge of the historic centre of Masa Marittima.
Located in the heart of the city, against the backdrop of the sixteenth century Medici Walls, Bastiani Grand Hotel Grosseto is a stylish jewel set into Piazza Gioberti.
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 Grosseto Villas, Apartments & Farmhouses Holiday Houses in Tuscany - Rentvillas.com
Tuscany villa rentals in the province of Grosseto provide excellent access to the entire Tuscan coastal region.
Monte Argentario is also distinguished by two protected nature reserves: Laguna di Ortobello, an oasis that surrounds the city of Ortobello, and Lago di Burano, a significant bird refuge.
Our Tuscan villas in Grosseto are a superb way to experience this dynamic region.
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 Grosseto Hotels - Hotel in Grosseto - ITWG.COM   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Capital city of this province in Tuscany and main town of the Maremma, about 12 km from the sea, Grosseto stretches over the Ombrone plain.
Situated in an area rich in naturalistic and cultural value, Grosseto has both agricultural and industrial sectors and is an important crossroads on the train route from Rome.
The splendid Maremma coast, favoring the development of a cultivated tourism that respects the environment, includes the Nature Park of the Uccellina and the beautiful hinterlands, rich in archaeological sights and medieval towns.
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 Grosseto Travel: Deals and travel information for Grosseto, Tuscany
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Fattoria Maremmana - a Farm near Grosseto, in the heart of Tuscany, Italy from £30
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 Rentals Italy - holiday rentals hotel Grosseto - Tuscany
The Bastiani Grand Hotel enjoys an excellent location in the Grosseto historic centre, amid the ancient Medicean walls, near the cathedral and the archaeological museum.
It is well equipped for congresses, meetings, training courses and of course, for relaxation, recreation and restoring body and spirit.From the North: Reach Florence on the A1, exit at Firenze Certosa for Siena.
From the 2003 we offer our customers the choice of 4 various categories of rooms for the possibilities of all: from the rooms economy, simpler and without view, to the rooms superior more cured, with tv sat and the possibility to enjo...
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Ex-Grosseto thirdbaseman Ozuna made a strong impression on his new team and his old team with a bottom of the ninth three-run walk-off homer to cap a four-run inning.
Grosseto scored three runs in the top of the first against Michele Toriaco, highlighed by a two run double by newcomer Valera.
The teams traded single runs in the fourth inning with a solo homer by Andrea Sgnaolin for Grosseto, and an RBI single by Pierpaolo Illiminati for Parma.
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Groot plattelandshuis gelegen in het binnenland van Follonica, binnenin een groot agrarisch bedrijf.
A 3km magasins alimentaires, 8km Campagnatico (magasins variés), 14km Grosseto, 26km les plages de Marina di Grosseto.
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