50th National Site Unesco, from June 2014. Beautiful places that UNESCO describes as "an exceptional living testimony to the historical tradition of grape growing, winemaking processes, a social context, and a rural economic structure based on the culture of wine".
"The vineyards of Langhe-Roero and Monferrato - says the official enrollment motivation - are an outstanding example of man's interaction with his natural environment."
The B & B Val d'Oche is in the green hills of Monferrato, in the beautiful Langhe Astigiane.
The Langhe, hilly stretches as far as the eye, ancient villages and castles perched, a succession of rolling hills planted with vines whose rows draw rigorous geometries
A country we want, if only for the sake of going away. A country does not mean being alone, knowing that in the people, in plants, in the land there is something of yours, that even when you're not left waiting. Cesare Pavese