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Ricetto di Candelo, Candelo
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Ricetto di Candelo represented for the medieval citizens of Piedmont a place to store grain, wine, and even themselves in the event of attack. The local feudal lords never intended it as regular housing. Two hundred cells take up 13,000 sq m (140,000 sq ft). The historical records first mention this structure more than a millennium ago. Visitors get drawn into the past because of how well preserved this site is. Try the antipasti at the restaurant inside. Make Ricetto di Candelo a part of your Candelo vacation plans using our Candelo travel itinerary maker.
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  • This year x the first time I visited this charming village, on the occasion of the Christmas markets. The village itself is gorgeous, lovely, you must see it, hard to describe its splendor. Anke markets "Beautiful" very special things. Go for it!!
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  • I have been there during the Christmas markets, a journey through stories, emotions, tastes and traditions. Walking through the rue, crafts, gifts and gourmet products. Stop at the lookout point and a walk outside the walls. Within the ricetto time stood still.
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  • ... visited during the Christmas period. .. with the typical village consisting of gourmet food stalls and crafts alongside various workshops shops ... fascinates even more enveloping visitors in an aura of almost magic, fairy tale wedding ...
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  • Fairytale, a walk through the rue (ways of the ricetto) will call at peace with the world. Within the ricetto held many activities and events, there is also some great little restaurant
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  • Pro loco territorial and common fans that this place is one of the most beautiful villages of Italy. Many artisans, restaurants and bars are creating yet another reason to attend the village
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  • A place to enjoy the medieval atmosphere, Picturing the everyday lives of ordinary people. During the week you can enjoy the silence but lacks a bit of animation involving the visitor.
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  • Great setting, quaint and well maintained. This shelter hosts theme parties throughout the year: note those of wine, beer and flowers ... craft of all kinds especially local. Not to be missed
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  • It is a place to turn back time, home to many events related to the territory of Candelo and more. To see!
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