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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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The Fibonacci numbers have been discovered on a church in Pisa

Extraordinary discovery on the façade of a church of Pisa. A secret 800 years old! Continue reading

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Peccioli, one of the Queens of the Valdera

A trip to the town of Peccioli in Valdera, among hills, history and prehistory Continue reading

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Easter Sunday is a Free Admission Sunday

State sites and museums are free in Tuscany on Easter Sunday.
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Terricciola, a matter of Etruscans and wine

In the centre of the province of Pisa, right between Volterra and Pontedera, lies the ancient Etruscan town of Terricciola. Today a monumental complex known as the Hypogeum of Belvedere testifies their presence during the 4th century b.C. Like most … Continue reading

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