Monthly Archives: maggio 2014

♫ “My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy” ♫ is to get married in Florence

Or not? Rumours have it that this Saturday, May 24th, Kimye (aka Ms. Kim Kardashian & Mr Kanye West) are getting married in Florence. For obvious reasons the exact details are being cautiously guarded and thus it is unknown if … Continue reading

Posted in Accommodations in Tuscany, Castles in Tuscany, Fêtes & showcases in Tuscany, Tuscan lifestyle | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Medici Fortress of Arezzo

This Sunday let’s take a walk on the grounds of the Medici Fortress of Arezzo Continue reading

Posted in Accommodations in Tuscany, Castles in Tuscany, Culture and accommodations in Tuscany, Tuscan lifestyle, Villas in Tuscany | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Poggibonsi, under the shadow of San Gimignano’s towers

The province of Siena is a great favourite among tourists with stunning regions such as Chianti Senese, Val di Chiana, Val d’Orcia, Crete Senesi and the Val di Merse. However, not many people know that the second largest town of … Continue reading

Posted in Accommodations in Tuscany, Castles in Tuscany, Culture and accommodations in Tuscany, Tuscan lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A look around Empoli

Usually off regular tourist routes, even though it’s on the main railway track from Florence to Pisa, is the town of Empoli located at about 20 km (12 miles) from Florence. Sitting in a plain to the south of the … Continue reading

Posted in Accommodations in Tuscany, Culture and accommodations in Tuscany, Tuscan lifestyle | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment