Archivi del mese: marzo 2014

Oh, The Grand Old Duke of… Tuscany

This week a bit of Tuscan history, a note on local architecture and a magnificent farm estate in Torrita di Siena. Continua a leggere

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San Polo in Chianti, another Tuscan gem

Amongst irises, Romanesque churches and luxuriant vineyards there lies a castle in Chianti… Continua a leggere

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Ancient Roman ‘domus’ unearthed at Arezzo

This week we take a peek at the recent Roman discoveries in Arezzo. Continua a leggere

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Pontormo and Rosso Fiorentino on display now at Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

On show from March 8th to July 20th at Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, the exhibition “Pontormo and Rosso Fiorentino. Diverging Paths of Mannerism”. Continua a leggere

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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. Continua a leggere

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