Category Archives: Events in Maremma

Ritual and fire with the Focarazza di Santa Caterina

On the night of November 24th people visiting the vicinities of Roccalbegna may encounter strange men covered in ashes fumbling with a large pole. Don’t worry it’s the Focarazza and they’re celebrating St Catherine! Continue reading

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Capalbio, picturesque nooks, wine and wild boar

Capalbio is a small gem on the coast of Maremma which offers more than striking spots. Continue reading

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Melodia del Vino 2015

Melodia del Vino 2015 will be held in the Tenuta Rocca di Frassinello in Gavorranno on July 25th. Continue reading

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Palio dell’Argentario, a marine palio

The breathtaking peninsula of Monte Argentario, one of Tuscany’s natural paradises, every 15th of August hosts one of the world’s oldest and certainly longest rowing regatta: the Palio dell’Argentario Continue reading

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Massa Marittima and its Balestro del Girifalco

Massa Marittima: The Balestro del Girifalco, not just a plain crossbow competition but one of the most beautiful medieval historical re-enactments in Tuscany Continue reading

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