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Medievalis, when Pontremoli returns to 1226

In the heart of Tuscany’s historic territory, Lunigiana, lies Pontremoli with an age-old history going back to 1000 BC. Here every year in August they celebrate the Middle Ages with Medievalis. Continue reading

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Discovering Montaione

Tuscan author Luca Terenzoni leads us this week to the discovery of Montaione, a Chianti village in the centre of Tuscany, halfway from Florence, Pisa and Siena. Continue reading

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Vagliagli, on the Chianti wine trail

After a couple of months on the Tuscan food and wine trails, let’s start exploring some of the locations that have made Tuscany one of the world’s most favourite tourist destinations. Continue reading

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The Vino Nobile di Montepulciano Wine Trail – Strada del Vino Nobile di Montepulciano

Back on the road again, and this week we’re touring one of Italy’s oldest wines as well as one of the world’s most famous. Continue reading

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The Befana comes by night…

With Christmas and New Years Eve behind us, the holiday season is coming to its end. Here in Italy the final kick comes from an old woman who delivers gifts to children on Epiphany Eve flying through the skies on … Continue reading

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