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Versilia

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Versilia, is a perfect oasis of sea, Sun and fun between Massa and Lucca. Notes are its Chronicles and the famous Viareggio Carnival.

 

VERSILIA: LAND OF GOLDEN BEACHES

Long Stretches of golden beaches, nightlife, but also nature are the ideal setting for a holiday in Versilia. Its location, like Forte dei Marmi, lend themselves well to long breaks families. Are towns, beaches, restaurants and shops. But Versilia is not only sea and winter holidays, in fact, mainly thanks to its mild climate, offers the possibility to stay at the countless villages. The immense beaches of Versilia were an inspiration to the poet D'annunzio had a villa here.

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Traditions and typicals products

Viareggio, is the capital of one of Italy's most famous Carnivals that in 2018 celebrates 145 years. His shows are intertwined in the streets throughout the month of February, turning this place into a magical place. The culture of this area is hosted by the well known Festival internazionale della satira. For those wishing to delve into a more historical Versilia instead, the municipality of Camaiore is ideal as it has a very characteristic that is thought to be of Roman origin.

Pietrasanta, artistic cradle of this area has known in the 16th century marble processing, thanks to Michelangelo. In addition, the towns of Versilia hug the Road of wine and oil.

Typical of this magnificent area are Scarpaccia di Viareggio (typical cake with Zucchini), lard, olive oil, clam soup of Viareggio, the pupporina (typical of Massarosa), honey and Lotus flowers produced in Massarosa.

 

Municipalities

Versilia affects Tuscan municipalities: Camaiore, Forte dei Marmi, Massarosa, Pietrasanta, Seravezza, Stazzema and Viareggio.

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