San Marino       San Marino is a speck of a microstate, with a population of 32,000 spread over 24 square miles in Italy’s Apennine mountains. It was originally carved from the Roman Empire in the year 301, but a constitution wasn’t signed until 1600, though San Marino still claims its place as the oldest surviving sovereign state in the world. The currency is the San Marino-stamped Euro, though most of the 2 million annual visitors will spend their Euros on acquiring the unique passport…

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Scarperia, part of the network of Italy’s most beautiful borghi (hamlets), is about 30 km north of Florence, in the Mugello area of Tuscany. It was founded at the beginning of the 14th century with the name Castel San Barnaba, in a place known as ‘la scarperia’ because located ‘alla scarpa’, that is, at the foot of the Apennine mountains...l #Italia #italytravel

Scarperia, part of the network of Italy’s most beautiful borghi (hamlets), is about 30 km north of Florence, in the Mugello area of Tuscany. It was founded at the beginning of the 14th century with the name Castel San Barnaba, in a place known as ‘la scarperia’ because located ‘alla scarpa’, that is, at the foot of the Apennine mountains...l #Italia #italytravel

Apennine Mountains; Castelluccio, Italy

Apennine Mountains; Castelluccio, Italy

San Marino is a speck of a microstate, with a population of 32,000 spread over 24 square miles in Italy’s Apennine mountains. It was originally carved from the Roman Empire in the year 301, but a constitution wasn’t signed until 1600, though San Marino still claims its place as the oldest surviving sovereign state in the world.

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Guaita Fortress sits on a precipice of Mount Titano in the tiny, landlocked republic of San Marino. Was added to the UN's list of World Heritage sites in July

The Via Francigena was, and still is, an important route linking #Rome with Northern Europe. Used by pilgrims on their way to sacred #Christian places of worship, the section of the route that passes through Parma was of particular strategic significance during the Middle Ages as it was the point at which people crossed the Apennine mountains to reach Rome. #Parma

The Via Francigena was, and still is, an important route linking #Rome with Northern Europe. Used by pilgrims on their way to sacred #Christian places of worship, the section of the route that passes through Parma was of particular strategic significance during the Middle Ages as it was the point at which people crossed the Apennine mountains to reach Rome. #Parma

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The unspoiled region of Le Marche located between the Adriatic coast and the Apennine Mountains boasts pristine beaches, charming towns and delicious local cuisine. Here are 6 things to love about Le Marche.

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San Marino, officially the Republic of San Marino and also known as the Most Serene Republic of San Marino, is an enclaved microstate surrounded by Italy, situated on the Italian Peninsula on the north-eastern side of the Apennine Mountains. Its size is just over 24 sq mi. (V)

San Marino, officially the Republic of San Marino and also known as the Most Serene Republic of San Marino, is an enclaved microstate surrounded by Italy, situated on the Italian Peninsula on the north-eastern side of the Apennine Mountains. Its size is j

Visit Santa Maria della Pietà at Rocca Calascio, an octagonal 17th century church near the fortress of Rocca Calascio, for some truly jaw-dropping views of the Apennine Mountains.

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Santa Maria della Pietà at Rocca Calascio, Abruzzo. Visit this octagonal century church, near the fortress of Rocca Calascio, for some truly jaw-dropping views of the Apennine Mountains.

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