Imagine a city full of culinary delights, the beguiling aroma wafting across the streets to entice your senses. Imagine a city full of enchanting surprises, historical buildings, and beautiful architecture waiting to be discovered. Sounds exciting? All this in Grosseto, Italy! Prior planning is recommended before visiting by researching the city’s attractions and preparing an itinerary. You can save time by making online bookings for a hotel and a car rental in Grosseto, so that you are ready to enjoy your holiday the moment you arrive.
This city dates back since 806, and has a wealth of historical buildings to behold. Visit the 13th century Grosseto Cathedral and admire the marble layers of Romanesque deco as well as its progressive additions throughout the centuries. The Abbey of San Rabano was built during medieval times and was originally a Benedictine monastery, before being vacated in the 16th century. The city compound houses a vast collection of beautiful, historical buildings where you can explore to your heart’s content.
Aside from the buildings, the whole city is dotted with monuments of historical significance. In Piazza Dante, the Canapone Monument is a sculpture to commemorate Grand Duke Leopold II of Lorraine, the last reigning grand duke of Tuscany. A Soldier Monument nearby Rimembranza was built to pay homage to the victims of WWI and WWII. If you wish to view more historical sites in the region, you could rent a car in Grosseto and travel to the neighbouring cities such as Scansano, Gavorrano, Campagnatico, Magliano in Tuscana, and Castiglione della Pescaia.
Italy is famous for its delicious cuisine and cosy restaurants. You will always be treated to mouth-watering, satisfying meals. You should try the Schiaccia alla pala and Schiaccia con cipolle e acciughe, breads that are distinctive to Grosseto. In addition to the pizza and pasta prevalent in the country, you should also sample the sumptuous Florentine Steak. Delizioso!
Grosseto is traveller’s dream come true. It is a testimony to the pleasures of life, the pursuit of knowledge, artistic endeavours, and gastronomic enjoyment. Start planning now and make an online booking to get a car for rent in Grosseto. The city is waiting to be discovered.
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