Come and enjoy a taste of authentic Tuscan country life in stunning settings
Podere La Fonte is a working farm as well as tourist residence (“Podere” is Italian for farm). The main products are olives and grapes which are grown organically and made into wine and olive oil on the farm. The wine and oil may be purchased from the farm shop and is both delicious and good value. Emmanuela also creates herbal tea infusions and a number of jams from the fruit trees on the farm.Radicondoli is a small, picturesque town which also has everything needed to be a holiday base, in easy walking distance of the accommodation. There are three excellent restaurants, a small supermarket and other shops.
Podere La Fonte, a self-sustaining farm , where Emanuela and Marco seamlessly toil with love and passion in support of their Tuscan lifestyle. They grow many, many different things on their farm and the amount of work they do cannot be underestimated.Yet, they are salt of the earth people and love what they do.The accommodation is very comfortable and well equipped.There are several tables and chairs outside where one can enjoy a meal and glass of wine watching the stunning view until darkness falls then watching the fireflies float around as you appreciate the calm serenity of life outside the rat race.Although the is very peaceful, one never feels completely cut off either.IF You do like a more natural environment You can visit The Cornate and Fosini natural Reserve, where beside of the wonderful trekking paths You can find the Fosini Castle build in the 12th century. The reserve is providing breeding ground for the very rare peregrine and Ianner falcons.