Category Archives: Arezzo

Sansepolcro, celebrating tradition with its Palio della Balestra

In the Valtiberina for over 400 years there’s a town doing its best to keep traditions alive. Hoist your crossbows and salute Sansepolcro and its Palio della Balestra. Continue reading

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The Saracen Joust

Twice a year Arezzo is the ‘battlefield’ of the renowned Giostra del Saracino which sees eight knights competing on horseback for the honour of their quarters. Which team will win this year? Continue reading

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Christmas Events in Tuscany

Christmas events 2016 around Tuscany. Continue reading

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Calici di Stelle in Piazza 2015

The wine tasting-stargazing event Calici di Stelle is back and it will be taking place in wineries and squares all over Tuscany Continue reading

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Arezzo, ICASTICA 2015

On until September 27th in Arezzo the third edition of ICASTICA: the art of representing reality. Continue reading

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