villa rosa

holiday home to let in northern tuscany

Shopping and Markets

Fivizzano 
There is a local market in the main piazza every Tuesday morning. Here is a sneak preview http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fep8BjehRDo

Aulla
Has a bigger market on a Saturday morning.

Pontremoli (40 minute drive)
Wednesday and Saturday mornings are the market days for Pontremoli.

Sarzana (45 minute drive)
There is a weekly market on a Thursday morning. In addition there is an annual antiques market during August when the streets fill up with stalls.

Lucca (just over 1 hour drive)
There is a local market next to the stadium on a Wednesday and Saturday morning and of course local shopping.

Forte dei Marmi (just over 1 hour drive)
For designer shops and boutiques you need to head for Forte dei Marmi. It is on the seafront so can be combined with a day on the beach.