La Fanciullaccia - bio, bed and breakfast

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Around the end of the past millenium, we (Marilena and Bruno) were looking for a house in the countryside and finally we were touched by such a solid and old red bricks building, with a couple of annexes and a bit more than one acre land around. We succed to buy it, we restore it and we go to live in it, finally able to experience that contact with the countryside that we have been always searched for our life; Marilena find it when she was 18 years, leaving Torino to settle in Tuscany where she became a herbalist, Bruno in this country has always lived, he never felt the lure of the city.

So we are here half a way between Pisa and Volterra, not in a reached bucolic dream but rather in realizacion of the goal to live in the nature on tiptoe, trying to minimize our “impact”, although with difficulty, but always with a huge reward …

So, we thought to “La Fanciullaccia”: a wild flower (Nigella Damascena) which reminds us of the spontaneity that we look for in relationships with others, but also a bright and autonomous girl (fanciulla, in italian), that through her instinct is in line with what surroundings. Our proposal of the Bio B&B would like to be a presentation of values and life styles that we have as a refer, searching for an informal and convivial relation with our guests that could go beyond a simple service offer…