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Cartasia 2018, Lucca

As Canadian journalist Malcolm Gladwell once wrote: “The visionary starts with a clean sheet of paper, and re-imagines the world”. Welcome to the world of the Biennial International Paper Festival, Cartasia. Continue reading

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Sarteano, the town of the nativity scenes

Sarteano between Val di Chiana and Val d’Orcia has its own original and distinctive nativity scene traditions. Read here for more. Continue reading

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16th-Century Art in Florence: among Michelangelo, Pontormo and Giambologna

Palazzo Strozzi is hosting a remarkable exhibition of 16th-century art in Florence. An opportunity to see masterpieces by Michelangelo, Giorgio Vasari, Bronzino, Pontormo, Rosso Fiorentino and more. Continue reading

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Human fragility and enduring art: Urs Fischer in Florence

Urs Fischer exhibition in Piazza della Signoria, Florence, from September 23rd to January 21st. Continue reading

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Earth Hour in Tuscany

19th March marks the celebration of WWF’s Earth Hour. Let’s take a look at the events in Tuscany Continue reading

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