The Dante Multimedia Centre

In the first room you will be welcomed by a video in which Dante’s avatar will introduce you to the relationship between the Supreme Poet and the Casentino area and its beautiful nature. The augmented reality viewers will give you access to 360 ° immersive views of Dante-related places in Casentino. In addition, a touch screen display collects scans of selected Cantos from the Divine Comedy edition commented by Cristoforo Landino from Pratovecchio.

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Just Cocktail Bar, the journey you don’t expect

Two grandiose mirrored buildings act as a theatre for the scenographic entrance into the streets of the historic centre of Arezzo; they are what remains of the old city walls, but for the inhabitants of Arezzo they are simply “I Bastioni”. And it is precisely in one of these buildings that, in 2021, the ‘Just cocktail Bar’ comes to life, winning the “Best Alòfud Awards 2021” in the same year.

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Venturing in Balance (and Harmony) in the Trees

The Adrenaline Park, along these banks, invites to adventure and movement, putting our psycho-physical abilities to the test: sliding hanging from a very long pulley of 160 meters which, from the initial height of twenty meters from the ground, crosses the river; ‘fly’ from tree to tree through the very fast zip lines, cross the river walking on shaky bridges, climb walls or nets, tens of meters high or dive into vertiginous slides! Walk on Tibetan logs, ropes and bridges.

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Logge Vasari e Lancia D’Oro, Flavours of Tradition and Refinement 

The restaurant is located in a building which was designed by Giorgio Vasari. It was created in the spaces where the ancient salt customs were and it succeeded right from the very start in combining the history of the city of Arezzo with the simplicity of the culinary traditions of its people, the restaurant soon acquired that prestige and fame that was confirmed over time.

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Casentino Creative Centre, the 3Cs stand for …

The Centre is structured as an educational environment and a training space open to people of all ages, from different backgrounds and cultures. It’s a place to develop one’s sociability and exercise one’s creativity, participating in the proposed activities and enjoying this meeting place every day.The activities are very diverse in order to satisfy all different interests and needs, both for young and elderly people with whom the centre also collaborates through an active generational exchange.

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Jutta Wilhelm Coerper – Artist and Designer

Jutta was born in Coblenz in the Rhineland in Germany during the War, and went to study art and design in Dusseldorf.  She had always dreamed of leaving Germany to travel, and spent a year abroad studying and working in Rome.  When, after 6 years of art school, the possibility to spend a period in South Africa working for a textile company presented itself, the young Jutta jumped at the opportunity. 

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La Vecchia Cantina di Montepulciano – A History in Wine

Founded in July of 1937 as a cooperative of fourteen local winemakers who banded together to facilitate both the production and the sales of their wines.  Vecchia Cantina bottled its first wine in 1940 during the war.  After the difficult war years, in the 1950’s and the reorganization of the lands, the Vecchia Cantina acted as a driving force for wine production in the area, a role that they cover to this day with the over 400 member vineyard owners and over a thousand hectares of vineyards producing around seven million bottles of wine annually.

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