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SIENESE EASTER ROLLS
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SIENESE EASTER ROLLS

From the kitchen of Podere Salicotto here is an ancient recipe from the Sienese tradition   From the kitchen of Podere Salicotto, here is another exquisite recipe: Easter Corolli, a typical dessert from the Sienese tradition! The Easter party is approaching and the Tuscan tables are filled with many delicacies! The arrival of Spring and...

Myths and legends of Sienese Tuscany
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Myths and legends of Sienese Tuscany

Discovering the myths and beliefs that surround Podere Salicotto   Tuscany is a land rich in history, as well as being famous all over the world for its iconic landscapes. Here, in the heart of Sienese Tuscany, between the Val d’Orcia and the Crete Senesi, you will find a multitude of wonderful hills waiting for...

Crete Senesi life park: All the off road routes of the Crete Senesi
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Crete Senesi life park: All the off road routes of the Crete Senesi

Discovering the lesser known and more hidden landscapes of the Crete Senesi, starting from Podere Salicotto Are you a lover of off-road itineraries? Is exploring landscapes outside the conventional tourist routes your dream? For lovers of trekking and cycling in nature, about half an hour’s drive from our Podere Salicotto farmhouse, you will find a...

Val d’Orcia by bike: 3 itineraries for everyone
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Val d’Orcia by bike: 3 itineraries for everyone

Tuscany represents the perfect destination for all bike enthusiast and for cyclists of all levels. If you or your group are looking for adventures on two wheels in the Tuscan hills, between the most beautiful medieval villages or among the Brunello vineyards, you can choose from many fantastic itineraries. At Podere Salicotto all the bikers...

4 Slow Itineraries in Tuscany
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4 Slow Itineraries in Tuscany

Are you planning your holiday in Tuscany? The richness of the offerings of this splendid region do not make the choice easy. The places to see are many and all beautiful. So how to choose your ideal holiday in this dream land? What places to visit in Tuscany? How to organize your holiday in Tuscany?...

Taste and Relax in the Crete Senesi
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Taste and Relax in the Crete Senesi

A slow journey through the magical atmosphere of Tuscany, with romantic landscapes as a background for a wonderful holiday for two. If you are gourmets and want to enjoy relaxing days, then a holiday in the Crete Senesi is what you need. Here are our tips for your holiday in the Crete Senesi, Podere Salicotto...

RADICOFANI AND THE TUSCAN ROBIN HOOD
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RADICOFANI AND THE TUSCAN ROBIN HOOD

If you want to discover one of the most spectacular Tuscan fortresses, we suggest you travel to the southern borders of the Val d’Orcia. Following the Via Francigena you will reach Radicofani. The impressive Fortress can be seen from several miles away, overlooking the valley. THE FORTRESS OF RADICOFANI It is a majestic fortress built around the year...

15 August in Tuscany
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15 August in Tuscany

Ferragosto is a big annual holiday in Italy (originally a religious day) and in modern times many Italians celebrate with a day at the beach. It is one day officially, 15th August, but many events happen in the week that it falls in and Italians often base their summer holidays around this date. Spending Ferragosto...

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