Terme Di Saturnia Is Pretty Much Heaven on Earth


Travel to Tuscany and find 100-degree hot springs sitting atop a volcanic crater.

The following article, written by Suzy Strutner, appears on The Huffington Post

Terme Di Saturnia Is Bound To Be Your New Happy Place

Way out in the Tuscan fields lies a magical little swimming spot that confirms Italy is pretty much a fairytale come true.

Terme di Saturnia is considered one of Europe’s most idyllic hot springs. The tiered pools sit atop a volcanic crater and perpetually gurgle with steaming sulphur water that’s nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit. Welcome to the soothing, all-natural spa experience of your wildest dreams.

The springs are located just outside the town of Saturnia, about a two-hour drive from Siena. According to legend, the Roman god Saturn sent a lightning bolt here to split the earth and spew calming water on some arguing villagers. He’d be pleased to learn that the pools still provide zen for travelers who hail the skin-soothing benefits of the mineral waters.

Continue reading at The Huffington Post. 

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