Located in quite a large geographical area Pontremoli is one of the most important towns of Lunigiana. It is situated berween a predominantly mountainous range and interesting lowland areas. The Characteristic nature of the many chestnul woods, along with live-stock farms and an inconsistent agricultural productivity, have for centuries been the main way of live for the pupulation, giving rise to a significant eno-gastronomic tradition, a heritage rich in customs and wisdom, that is today even more stimulating, a fine example of the solutions found by our forefathers to the challenges poses by “need” and “ingenuity” and the many problems they had to face daily.
Breathing in its atmosphere, rich in contrasts and testimonies of the part and rediscovering the deep meaning of history by making sense of the “slow” passage of time, giving the part a meaning that, beyond simple commemoration or sense of regret and moving towrds creating a new social context, based on individual values and the importance of creativity and ingenuity; discovering the many evocative corners of the historial centre of creativity and ingenuity; discovering the many evocative corners of the historial centre of Pontremoli and sampling the distinctive flavours of our culinary tradition, this is the great heritage which our past has left us and maintaining this heritage in the commitment that we have undertaken.
Pontremoli, a place of arts and history, a simbol of a territory which has chosen culture as the way to build its future, even from an economical point of view, a town of books and of reading, a key toTuscany’s Francigena route, greets its guests with warmth and enthusiasms.