Lucca Comics & Games Festival 2016

This year Lucca Comics and Games Festival takes place from October the 28th to November the 1st. It is not only one of the most important comics’ festival in the world, but it has also a unique features, the location: the amazing city center of Lucca, one of the more beautiful and charming Tuscany cities.Continue reading “Lucca Comics & Games Festival 2016”

Lucca Summer Festival 2015

The Lucca Summer Festival is one of the most important music festival in Italy. The concert’s calendari s really impressive, hosting some of the most important artists in the world. This is the 2015 concert calendar: BOB DYLAN & FRANCESCO DE GREGORI – July, 1, 2015 JOHN LEGEND – July, 5 2015 LOS LOBOS –Continue reading “Lucca Summer Festival 2015”

Pisa celebrates the 950th anniversary of the foundation of its Cathedral, part of the Piazza dei Miracoli

During the 2014 the city of Pisa celebrates the 950th anniversary of the foundation of the Duomo of Pisa, with various activities and events. The main of this is the conclusion of the refurbishment of the cathedral apsis. Within the end of year also the refurbishment of the facade of the Sinopie Museum will beContinue reading “Pisa celebrates the 950th anniversary of the foundation of its Cathedral, part of the Piazza dei Miracoli”

Michelangelo Buonarroti, 450-year death celebrations in Florence

During the 2014, in occasion of the 450th anniversary of the Michelangelo’s death, there will be various exhibitions dedicated to the great artist. From the 18th of February to the 18th of April, the Archivio di Stato of Florence will host “Storia di un primato mondiale. 450 anni dell’Accademia delle Arti del Disegno e l’insegnamento accademicoContinue reading “Michelangelo Buonarroti, 450-year death celebrations in Florence”

Carnival in Foiano della Chiana, Arezzo in Tuscany

Foiano della Chiana, is a town situated in the Arezzo province, in the southern part of Tuscany. The main reason why Foiano is famous is because of the important carnival that every year is hosted there. The Carnival of Foiano della Chiana (Italian: Carnevale di Foiano della Chiana) is one of the most famous carnivals in Italy, even theContinue reading “Carnival in Foiano della Chiana, Arezzo in Tuscany”

Festival of White Truffle of San Miniato (Pisa) – 9-10, 16-17 and 23-24 November 2013

It’s again time of truffles, and Tuscany is one of the more suitable territory for the white precious tuber. San Miniato is without any doubt the most important and popular truffles exhibition in Tuscany, and this year, it will take place on the weekend of 9-10, 16-17 and 23-24 of November. This festival allows tourists toContinue reading “Festival of White Truffle of San Miniato (Pisa) – 9-10, 16-17 and 23-24 November 2013”

Lucca Comics and Games Festival 2013 – from 31 October to 3 November 2013

Lucca Comics & Games is an international festival of comics, animation, illustration and games. The festival takes place every year, usually in October, in the beautiful city of Lucca, in Tuscany,#Italy. The festival was launched in 1966. The event grew in size and importance over the years. It began in one small square in the centerContinue reading “Lucca Comics and Games Festival 2013 – from 31 October to 3 November 2013”

Marron Buono Festival – Marradi, Mugello – Florence, Tuscany

Marradi is a village, part of the northern area of Mugello, on the Appennines between Tuscany amd Emilia Romagna. This is the native villa of the poem Dino Campana, and land of Marron Buono (a kind of big chestnut) that got the Mugello area IGP trademark. Marradi and the surrounding area are rich of chestnut woods,Continue reading “Marron Buono Festival – Marradi, Mugello – Florence, Tuscany”

From Donatello to Lippi. Officina Pratese – Palazzo Pretorio – Prato

The exhibition  ‘From Donatello to Lippi. Officina Pratese’, takes place in the refurbished museum of Palazzo Pretorio and has been curated by Andrea De Marchi and Cristina Gnoni Mavarelli.During the fifteenth century, in the early #renaissance, the major artists of the period operated in the city of Prato. Artists of the calibre of #Donatello, #Michelozzo,Continue reading “From Donatello to Lippi. Officina Pratese – Palazzo Pretorio – Prato”

Mercantia – 26′ edition of the International street theater – Certaldo, 17-21 July 2013

From the Wednesday 17 July, the 26′ international street theater will take place in Certaldo , as tradition, hosting some of the best international street performers. The event is becoming years after years more impotant. During the 4 days of Mercantia, the old town of Certaldo is full of artists and visitors. The squares becomeContinue reading “Mercantia – 26′ edition of the International street theater – Certaldo, 17-21 July 2013”