Siena, Complesso museale Santa Maria della Scala, “Viaggio intorno all’uomo” , Steve McCurry, from 15 June to 3 November 2013

The exhibition has been organized by the Siena Municipality in cooperation with Oper –Civita Group and Sud Est57. Steve McCurry old hand at National Geographic, is not only one of the leader photographer of our century, awarded with more than World Press Photo Awards, that can be considered as a “Nobel Prize” pf the photography,Continue reading “Siena, Complesso museale Santa Maria della Scala, “Viaggio intorno all’uomo” , Steve McCurry, from 15 June to 3 November 2013”

Palazzo Pretorio, restaurant, pizzeria – Giovanni Santarpia – San Donato in Poggio – Chianti – Tuscany

Palazzo Pretorio Restaurant and pizzeria is located in a seventeen century building in San Donato in Poggio, a nice #medieval village, in the Chianti region, between #Florence and #Siena. The reason why we have decided to suggest it, it’s because of the faboulous pizza we have eaten here. For sure, one of the best pizzaContinue reading “Palazzo Pretorio, restaurant, pizzeria – Giovanni Santarpia – San Donato in Poggio – Chianti – Tuscany”

Fattoria di Celle – Santomato, Pistoia – Tuscany – Giuliano Gori modern art collection

The Villa of Celle in Santomato (in the Province of Pistoia), located on the nice hills between Pistoia and Prato,  originally exists already in the year 1000, but, its  present form was realized, in the late seventeenth century, by Cardinal Carlo Agostino Fabroni from Pistoia. The architect Giovanni Gambini enlarged the park, designing an English-style gardenContinue reading “Fattoria di Celle – Santomato, Pistoia – Tuscany – Giuliano Gori modern art collection”

Siena and Stars

This year Siena offers to its inhabitants and visitors a very rich program of artistic events: pop music, ballet, jazz, international music attractions, recitals and comic show. The program will go along you during all the July month. The last show is the 2 of August. If you are spending your °holidays in the beautifulContinue reading “Siena and Stars”

#Florence #La Repubblica delle idee from 6 to 9 June 2013

. Many international and Italian personalities will partecipate, from the 6 to the 9 of June, to La Repubblica delle idee, in Florence, between them: Dan Brown, Roberto Saviano, Umberto Eco, Jovanotti, Sorrentino, Frida Giannini. This is the calendar: Giovedì 6 giugno: alle 16 nel Salone dei Cinquecento di Palazzo Vecchio ‘La bellezza ci salverà’Continue reading “#Florence #La Repubblica delle idee from 6 to 9 June 2013”

Caravaggio: “The Giovanni Battista” exposed in the Cathedral of Siena

The San Giovanni Battista from Saturday 17 April is kept in the crypt of the Cathedral of Siena, until August 18. This is one of the masterpiece of Caravaggio, Michelangelo Merisi, coming from the Pinacoteca Capitolina in Rome. During the exhibition, Dialoghi 2013 organizes the Aperitives of Arts. Enjoy un aperitive under the Duomo Nuovo loggia and enjoy andContinue reading “Caravaggio: “The Giovanni Battista” exposed in the Cathedral of Siena”

Siena – The ceiling of Cathedral is visible again

The magnificent ceiling of the Cathedral (Duomo) of Siena is visible again. This is a great news for everybody, but mainly for the travellers on the way to Siena. After an extensive refurbishment, one of the masterpiece of one of the more beautiful cities in Tuscany, has came back to be admired and to fascinateContinue reading “Siena – The ceiling of Cathedral is visible again”