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I fochi di San Giovanni, Florence and St. John’s fires

June 24th, John the Baptist, Florence and its fireworks Continue reading

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Calcio Storico Fiorentino – the real ‘kick game’

This month sees the return of the historical Florentine football game, the Calcio Storico Fiorentino, in which the four quarters of town compete in 16th-century historical costumes against the magnificent backdrop of Piazza Santa Croce. The teams are made up … Continue reading

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