Category Archives: Tuscan towns and cities

Eroica Montalcino 2018

Another appointment with the Eroica vintage bike ride organisation will be held on May 27th. This time the protagonist is Montalcino and its Brunello wine hills. Continue reading

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Terre di Siena Treno Natura – Spring 2018

The vintage steam locomotive of the Nature Train is back on track. Let’s take a look at where it’s taking us this Spring. Continue reading

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The Telegraph’s 21 places in Italy you should visit

The Telegraph has published a list of places in Italy one has never thought to visit, but, as they write, really should. Let’s take a look at those in our surroundings. 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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Cortonantiquaria 2017

Cortonantiquaria 2017, on from August 19th to September 3rd. Not just an antiques showcase. Continue reading

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