Antica Macelleria Falorni – Take away – Greve in Chianti – Florence – Tuscany

In the beautiful square of Greve Chianti, the Antica Macelleria Falorni, one of the must of the gastronomy in Tuscany and a real destination for local and foreign people, has became not only a place, where to buy typical salami, but also  to taste mixed board with salami and cheese, panini made with the typicalContinue reading “Antica Macelleria Falorni – Take away – Greve in Chianti – Florence – Tuscany”

Taste, 8/9-11 March 2013, Florence

The exhibition dedicated to food excellence and the food lifestyle comes back again. Taste is the place where it is possible to meet the best international gastronomy operators and the the ever largest public of foodies. During and before the exhibition there is the “fuori di taste”. The city of Florence lives the “Taste” givingContinue reading “Taste, 8/9-11 March 2013, Florence”

The Dalì Universe in Florence – from 1 February to 25 May 2013 – Palazzo Medici Riccardi

The Dalì Universe in Florence exhibition is opened from the 1st of February. Palazzo Medici Riccardi hosts this beautiful exhibition,  dedicated to the famous hispanish artist, showing more than 100 works of art including sculptures in bronze, object in glass, furniture and the very famous melted watches. There are some of the mastepiecses of theContinue reading “The Dalì Universe in Florence – from 1 February to 25 May 2013 – Palazzo Medici Riccardi”

Florence: dinner with show at Teatro del Sale

This night I attended the Maria Cassi show “Crepapelle” at the Teatro del Sale, in Florence. The Teatro del sale is a unique place in Florence, where it is possible to have a dinner (or a lunch or brunch) and after to assist to a live show. The food is prepared live by the FabioContinue reading “Florence: dinner with show at Teatro del Sale”

Osteria La Mescita in Pisa – very good food in the downtown

La Mescita is a very typical Italian Osteria. It is located in the market area. Old wooden tables, marble counter, many gastronomic guides signalling. A very pleasant atmosphere to taste very good dishes. Excellent artichokes salade with Parmigiano and oil of anchois, interesting ravioli filled with mucco (a typical cow of the Pisa area) servedContinue reading “Osteria La Mescita in Pisa – very good food in the downtown”

2nd SAN MINIATO WHITE TRUFFLE. NATIONAL EXHIBITION MARKET – 10-11 17-18 24-25 NOVEMBER 2012

42nd Festival of the White Truffle in San Miniato San  Miniato is a mediaval village on the top of a hill and overlooking the Arno valley.  In November, the Tuscan town hosts  the “42nd Sagra of the white truffle”, one of the most exquisite truffle festival in Italy. The picturesque area of San Miniato produces a quarterContinue reading “2nd SAN MINIATO WHITE TRUFFLE. NATIONAL EXHIBITION MARKET – 10-11 17-18 24-25 NOVEMBER 2012”

Florens 2012 – Culture is quality of life – Biennale Internazionale dei beni culturali e ambientali -From November 3 to 8

Florens is held every two years and is currently in its second edition. During the first edition in 2010, 9000 attendees were recorded at conferences, and 200.000 at the other events. Particular success was achieved by commemoration of the miracle of San Zanobi, involving the installation of a green lawn between the Duomo and the BaptisteryContinue reading “Florens 2012 – Culture is quality of life – Biennale Internazionale dei beni culturali e ambientali -From November 3 to 8”

Biennale Enogastronomica Fiorentina – Firenze dal 3 all’8 Novembre 2012

Dal 3 al 18 novembre la città di Firenze ospiterò nei suoi locali, ristoranti, piazze e palazzi strocii la BIENNALE ENOGASTRONOMICA FIORENTINA. Un calendario ricco di incontri, spettacoli, itinerari del gusto, mercati, degustazioni, aperitivi, cene e convegni, con un occhio particolare agli aspetti della solidarietà. Oltre ai tanti eventi che giorno dopo giorno animeranno il programma dellaContinue reading “Biennale Enogastronomica Fiorentina – Firenze dal 3 all’8 Novembre 2012”

Florence, Palazzo Strozzi – The Thirties. The Arts in Italy Beyond Fascism

From  the 22 September 2012 to the 27 of January 2013, organized by  Fondazione Palazzo Strozzi; curated by Antonello Negri with Silvia Bignami, Paolo Rusconi, Giorgio Zanchetti and Susanna Ragionieri for the section on Florence, The Anni ’30, Arti oltre il fascismo, is the new exhibition held in Florence. Italy in the 1930s, when Fascism held sway, wasContinue reading “Florence, Palazzo Strozzi – The Thirties. The Arts in Italy Beyond Fascism”

Tuscany thermal baths – the well-being and relaxation locations

Tuscany  is a Region rich of thermal location, where you can  relax and get rid of all the stress. Starting from Lunigiana to the Crete Senesi, there are many  thermal centers which offer just the right get-away for  prople who want to take a break from their usual routine. Tuscany boasts many opportunities focused onContinue reading “Tuscany thermal baths – the well-being and relaxation locations”