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Greek, Roman and Etruscan Masterpieces on show at the National Archaeological Museum of Florence

Great small bronzes, classical archaeology, Greek, Roman and Etruscan Masterpieces on show at National Archaeological Museum in Florence until June 21st. Continue reading

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Castagneto Carducci, the heart of the Etruscan Coast

  Set amongst the Etruscan jewels that give their name to this strip of coast south of Livorno, is the town of Castagneto Carducci. Perched on the hillside near a chestnut wood, castagneto, the town was named in 1900 Castagneto … Continue reading

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Terricciola, a matter of Etruscans and wine

In the centre of the province of Pisa, right between Volterra and Pontedera, lies the ancient Etruscan town of Terricciola. Today a monumental complex known as the Hypogeum of Belvedere testifies their presence during the 4th century b.C. Like most … Continue reading

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The Wine and Olive Oil Trail of the Etruscan Coast – Strada del Vino e dell’Olio Costa degli Etruschi

This week we’re touring the Etruscan Coast, exploring the many Etruscan and medieval villages and tasting some of the finest wines in the world. Continue reading

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Puppets & Marionettes on the Etruscan Coast

Until January 29th, 2012 the Exhibition Hall of the Geiger Foundation of Cecina – Livorno – is hosting “Burattini & Marionette” (“Puppets & Marionettes”). The wonderful world of puppetry, edited by Alexander Schiavetti. A trip through theatre and imagination, artistic … Continue reading

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