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”

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”

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”

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 Ca’ d’Oro, Alla Vedova – Venezia (Venice), Cannaregio

Few days ago, I went to the Osteria Ca’ d’Oro, “alla Vedova”. It has been a very nice experience. The ambience is authentic Venice style. Very nice. Old wooden table, and engravings on walls. The Osteria is attended by many Venetians for a cicchetto or an ombra of wine, but also the food is veryContinue reading “Osteria Ca’ d’Oro, Alla Vedova – Venezia (Venice), Cannaregio”

Wassily Kandinsky at Palazzo Blu in Pisa, Tuscany

More than 50 works on show until Feb 3 The Blue Palace hosts the exhibition “Wassily Kandinsky, from Russia to Europe” which has started on October 13th and lasting until February 3rd. It displays around 50 works by the famous Russian painter,  known as the father of abstract painting. Most of them will be comes from the St.Continue reading “Wassily Kandinsky at Palazzo Blu in Pisa, Tuscany”

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”

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”