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  Scansano - Grosseto - Tuscany Italy
Scansano - Scansano is built in the hilly Maremma inland, along a strip of land between the coast and the slopes of Mount Amiata.
However, Scansano is more than a dip into nature amid flowering broom, rockroses and strawberry trees.
Also outside the centre are the convent of the Patrero, originally the Aldobrandeschi Castle, and the Castle of Montepo, a massive and still intact fortress from the first half of the 16th century, circled by a high wall with four corner reinforcement embattled towers.
www.abctuscany.com /grosseto/scansano/index.cfm   (439 words)

  
  Scansano - The town of Scansano
Scansano (ZIP code 58054) is 29,3 kilometers far from Grosseto, that is the Chief Town of the homonymous province to whom the municipality belongs.
Scansano has a population of 4.383 inhabitants (Scansanesi) and a surface of 273,94 square kilometers thus showing a population density of 16,00 inhabitants per square kilometer.
In 1615 Scansano was sold to Cosimi I of Medici and thus it entered the Tuscan Grand Dukedom and it was under the Medici's possession on the next century.
toscana.indettaglio.it /eng/comuni/gr/scansano/scansano.html   (755 words)

  
 Tuscany Charming :::...::: Scansano - Maremma - Tuscany
The hypothesis is confirmed by the circumstances that the name of Scansano seems to derive from S. Ansano of the Anicia Family, Christian martyr of the 1st century AD.
In 1738 Scansano passes under the Grand duchy of the Lorenas becoming in 1776 office of podesta’ and comunity in 1783 including besides the chief town, Cotone, Montorgiali, Montiano, Poggioferro, Pancole, Collecchio, Polveraia, Pontepò and Pomonte.
The Hotel Resort Antico Casale di Scansano is an elegant and sophisticated hotel-restaurant which emerged from the restoration of an ancient Maremma farm a.....
www.tuscany-charming.it /en/places/scansano.asp   (1035 words)

  
 Scansano - Girando
Scansano, capoluogo del Comune omonimo, sorge in una zona collinare a 29 km dal mare, a 50 dal Monte Amiata ed a 29 da Grosseto.
Il castello di Scansano, ricordato per la prima volta in documenti ufficiali del 1188, a partire dal XIII secolo divenne possedimento della nobile famiglia degli Aldobrandeschi che, direttamente o tramite signori locali, controllava tutti i castelli compresi tra la valle dell'Albegna e quella dell'Ombrone.
A nord di Scansano interessante è il Castello di Montepò, un'imponente villa fortificata, oggi di proprietà privata, databile nel suo aspetto attuale al XV - XVI secolo, sebbene di fondazione precedente.
www.girando.it /scansano   (906 words)

  
 Scansano - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Scansano is a town and comune, of medieval origin, in the Tuscan province of Grosseto, Italy.
The area which Scansano lies within is called Maremma.
Scansano is notable for Morellino di Scansano, a type of wine.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Scansano   (76 words)

  
 Scansano   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Scansano is built is in the hilly Maremma inland along a strip of land between the coast and slopes of Mount Amiata with vast and varied panoramas.
Today the Maremma around Scansano is no longer the harsh, uninhabited and wild land of the past; the view now offers hills green with pastures and lined by vineyards and olive groves whose colors change with the seasons.
The beauty of the landscape and the excellence of the products**have guaranteed an increasing growth of tourism in Scansano and the surrounding hamlets.
www.maremma.to /en/scansano/scansano.php   (357 words)

  
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Scansano it is a medievale country in the hinterland of the Tuscan maremma, Province of Grosseto
To spend a vacation or one week end to SCANSANO it is as to remove the thorn from the daily chaos.
Scansano è un paese medioevale nell'entroterra della maremma toscana, Provincia di Grosseto.
web.tiscali.it /maremma   (228 words)

  
 Scansano   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-16)
Antico Casale di Scansano is an undiscovered gem, nestled in the Maremma region of coastal Tuscany.
Scansano is a wonderful place to combine with the traditional tourist areas of Central Tuscany and Umbria.
The property is renowned for its cuisine, cooking schools, riding school staff, and excellent variety of scenery in surrounding areas.
www.villasitaly.com.au /Maremma/Scansano/scansano.html   (294 words)

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