The distant mountains of the Maremma are the reward for an early morning cycle up to the hillside town of Campiglia Marittima overlooking the Val di Cornia. Read More
Forgotten places An early morning bike ride through the Tuscan Landscape around Cafagio a small Italian village. The road up to Campiglia passes an abandoned mansion house set back from the road, the steep steps leading up to the entrance are overgrown with weeds and the windows are boarded over, giant trees tower over the… Read More
AN AFTERNOON IN CAMPIGLIA MARITTIMA
A quiet hidden square just off the main square. Nothing is level in this town Read More
A steep climb to the hilltop town of Campiglia Marittima.
The road turns through a steep S-shaped curve to gain height and I am soon passing the riding stables situated underneath the town of Campiglia. As the sun continues slowly rising, the colour of the trees emerge from the shadows on the hillside. Read More