We publish this picture taken at our villa in Tuscany at sunset after the interminable rains of recent days.
The Tuscan Villa you see in the photo at sunset, can accommodate 10 -12 people and you can rent during the months of April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November.
For any information Paola and Valerio are at your disposal:
Explore Tuscany and Enjoy a Yoga Retreat with RoxAnn Madera
September 8 to 15, 2014 (7 Nights)
Join RoxAnn for a stay at a traditional yet luxurious Tuscan Country House, enjoy 2-3 yoga andrestorative yoga classes per day (all optional) and let the beautiful landscape calm you down.
RoxAnn is certified and registered in Hatha Yoga, by Yoga Al liance, USA andthe European Yoga Union, having completed 400+ hours at Yoga Vidya/Sivananda in Germany,and E-RYT500 USA. She is also a Yoga Therapist certified by Loyola Marymount University, LosAngeles and Dr. Larry Payne. She regularly offers retreats in Europe and Central America. Herfocus is on therapeutical Classes, Gentle Yoga and Yoga as a solution for Students 50+ yearsold. She always is offering her students optional variations / adaptations of asanas to suit theirindividual bodies and never asking them to leave their comfort zone.She is accompanied by her husband Rolf, who will be in charge of the program offered besideyoga. With him you might want to visit Volterra, an Etruscan city with its fortress, the Romantheater, famous for its alabaster and San Gimignano just about 10 miles away or check outmedieval Siena or Florence, Pisa, Lucca or the Mediterranean Sea, all about 60 – 90 Min. carride away.But maybe you simply relax, and or just go on a hike in the neighborhood, take a swim in thepool, rent a mountain bike or enjoy a massage at the pool or in your room. It’s up to youto decide.Interested in more details and terms and conditions of this retreat. Then contact please: firstname.lastname@example.org
Paola and Valerio owners of the Villa Ginepraie are always at your disposal for information about yoga courses, and yoga retreats or for ‘rent the house from yoga teachers:
Rent apartments in Tuscany (between Volterra and San Gimignano) for the Easter holidays in 2014 in an old farmhouse in a bucolic and luxury setting.
This year, Easter falls April 20th, so you will have the opportunity to be able to enjoy the outdoors longer days and warmer weather, you also can enjoy the large garden at your disposal for a picnic or you can take a nice barbecue with your friends.
Valerio and Paola , the owners of this villa for holidays, are at your disposal to prepare tasty breakfasts in the morning, suggest itineraries for your visits , or r book for you wineries or wine tasting, They can take you to the stables just 500 meters to make a nice ride in the surrounding area.
The apartments to rent for the period of Easter are very large and spacious 90 to 120 square meters, equipped with every comfort , capacity ranges from 2 to 4 people.
As you can see from our online calendar for easter 2014 have already started bookings. For those who book one of these apartments by March will get a discount by mentioning in the e-mail request “Villa – Tuscany -blog ”
To these apartments are suitable :
- Groups of friends will be able to lease one or more apartments that are communicating with each other
- Some of the apartments are very romantic , couples can then spend Easter with love …
- Please note that our apartments for rent in Tuscany at Easter are Gay Friendly
- All families with children can book these apartments for the Easter holidays
Paole and valerio respond with pleasure to all your questions
The Roman Theatre Volterra has come to light in the 50s thanks to the historian Henry Rivers, is a building of the end of the first century BC which is accessed from the top, through two stairs to the summa cavea , from which it passed to the bleachers where they were accommodated with seats made of stone Pignano which is also made our villa that we rent . (the other side entrances were destroyed over time). This theater was the orchestra paved in marble, the scene remained the pulpitum and the structures and of the marble columns of the frons scenae which was 35.98 meters long (122 Roman feet) long and consisted of two floors to a height colonnades than 16 meters. Behind the scene originally ran a long porch , transformed into the following century by the family Caecina (especially the consuls Gaius and Aulus Cecina Cecina Largo Severus, as mentioned dedicatory epigraph of the theater , in the Museo Etrusco Guarnacci ) , with the addition of two side arms , adorned with marble columns with Corinthian capitals and articulated at their center by a esaedra covered in marble .The capacity of the theater should be about 3500 spectators given its size ( diameter of 60 meters by 24 steps) , comparable to other theaters, similar in size. In the later period of the porch was added in a thermal bath. These Terme was accessed by a large – stairs (A) with an apse on the one hand, this was passed in frigidarium (B) , quadrangular , with two semi-circular tanks on the sides E and O ; then you went in a different stairs ( C) , paved with mosaic black and white circular motifs and petals to pass in the tepidarium (D) and then in the caldarium (G) , environments with raised floor for the passage of hot air from the furnace (F). On either side of the caldarium (G) , there were three tanks for hot baths . On the side ( E) was the sudatorium heated by a furnace. Even this spa building over time underwent the transformations.
WHERE TO STAY IN VOLTERRA
To stay in Volterra, you can choose to sleep in the solution of this typical Tuscan villa with apartments and rooms. Paola and Valerio, the owners are at your disposal, for more info: email@example.com
PHOTO OF THE MONTH FOR THE FARMHOUSE IN TUSCANY:
Villa Ginepraie the location Pignano 56048 Volterra
As you can see in the photo above, the cottage is located on a natural reserve with fields, woods and narrow streets with rows of cypresses, where it is easy to see pass hares, wild boars , foxes and deer … this is the house that we rent.
The cottage has been carefully restored retaining all the characteristics typical of Tuscan farmhouses, we left the old stone steps , worn by time, on the ground floor , were the ancient arch known as ” Volterrane ” , on the first floor we put the beams chestnut with terracotta bricks and beams for the ceilings .
Even this cottage, like all the houses in the area, has a beautiful stone oven that we have renovated to provide the opportunity for guests to cook. Those who rent his holiday farmhouse in Tuscany, will have the feeling of stepping back in time, without giving up the comforts needed to make your holiday unforgettable. The 5 bedrooms that make this residence have their own bathrooms, 3 kitchens are super equipped, fireplaces in the living rooms are all working to make it even more magical atmosphere.
On the outside of the cottage is a large garden with a beautiful swimming pool equipped with sun loungers and teak chairs .
During your stay you can take advantage of the diversity of activities and services available to you: Horse riding, balloon rides, quad rides, wine tours, hiking with a companion and yoga classes. Among the services are to be reported massages, breakfasts, lunches and dinners, cleaning and extra changes.
Please don’t Hesitate to contact us for any kind of Questions.