Tag Archives: Firenze

Jubilee Year in Tuscany

The extraordinary Jubilee Year announced by Pope Francis starts on December 8th. Here’s a list of jubilee churches in Tuscany for those searching for special indulgences. Continue reading

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Torre San Niccolò: the tower that was once a gate

If you’re in Florence don’t miss the San Niccolò Tower’s annual opening: breathtaking view of the town from there and historical background feedbacks. Continue reading

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Iano, a picture window on Tuscany

In the heart of Tuscany lies the town of Montaione, already protagonist of another article. Following a winding road through the wood, on the boundary between Montaione and the alabaster town of Volterra, the village of Iano suddenly appears, dominating … Continue reading

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Mimmo Paladino at Santa Croce, Firenze

Stop to  souvenir stalls and their spreading commercial colonization in Florence main squares. It is time to step back and re- think over the deeper meaning of historical sites, witnesses of our shared past  memory. Let’s public places stop to … Continue reading

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