Category Archives: Tuscan lifestyle

Gustatus 2017 – The Sense of Taste

Orbetello’s laguna and Maremma’s food and wine traditions will be at your fingertips –or better forks and glasses – from November 1 to 5: Gustatus 2017. Continue reading

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Vicopisano and its Festa Medievale

  In the north of the province of Pisa, only 16 km (nearly 10 mi) from the Leaning Tower, lies the town of Vicopisano. It spreads between the banks of the river Arno and Mount Pisano and is mostly hilly, … 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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Tria Turris, when Chiusi goes medieval

Chiusi returns to the Middle Ages with Tria Turris. Races, archery tournaments, bizarre football games and more are waiting for you from Jun 23 to 25. Continue reading

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Capodanno Pisano, Pisa’s New Year Day

New Year Day on March 25th in Pisa. Read the whole programme here. Continue reading

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