Tag Archives: Carrara

When Banksy visited Tuscany

One of the English graffiti artist’s artworks appeared along the Tuscan motorway in December 2015. Continue reading

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Lizzatura, bringing the white marble down the hard way

“Lizzatura” a millenary means of transporting heavy blocks of Carrara white marble down some very steep slopes with just the use of rope and wooden poles Continue reading

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Music on the Apuan Alps

The mountains of the Apuan Alps will be resounding with music this summer thanks to a series of concerts organized by the local Alpine club. Continue reading

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From the Hermitage Museum to Carrara

Magnificent collection of marble statues on show at Palazzo Cucchiari in Carrara. Hosted are some of Tsar Nicholas I’s favourite Italian neoclassical masterpieces. Continue reading

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The Wine Trail of the Hills of Candia and of Lunigiana – Strada del Vino dei Colli di Candia e Lunigiana

Starting on our food and wine tour of Tuscany, the first Wine Trail to be created was that, unbelievably convenient, of our area: Luni & Massa Carrara Continue reading

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