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Lucca Comics & Games Festival 2016

27 Sep

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.

A unique gem, a perfect magic location for this fantastic festival.


It is very difficult to find a stay in Lucca or in the surroundings nearby, during the Lucca Comics & Games Festivals. The best solution is renting an apartment or a house in the Lucca and the nearby countryside, where there are many. In that period these properties are often non-occupied, and offers good prices.

Look at the @vacavilla website to find the best solution for you and for your friends.


Italian Moto Grand Prix – Mugello Circuit – 1 June 2014

8 Dec


The Italian Moto Grand Prix of Mugello, one of the most beautiful race track of the world, next year, will be held on Sunday,  1 June 2014. The trials will be the 30 and the 31 of May.


The Mugello Circuit is located in Via Senni, 15 – Scarperia, in the Mugello valley, 30 km north of Florence in Tuscany. The lenght of the  race track is 5.245 km, and it has 15 turns and a long straight.


For more information contact the Mugello Circuit0 tel 0039 055 849 9111


For your stay in Mugello, rent a villa or an apartment with Vacavilla. Susie and Andrea will give all the information you need, and will help you in finding the right solution for your requirements’ stay.

Tel 0039 0577 165 6690 or mail to info@vacavilla.com http://www.vacavilla.com

Look at some examples of Vacavilla accommodations in Mugello.









International Mini Meeting 2013 in Mugello, Tuscany

10 Feb

Immagine articolo - Il sito d'Italia

The International Mini Meeting (IMM) 2013 will be held in Mugello. The prestigious international convention dedicate to the famous British car will be in Tuscany, for the first time, will arrive on the Bilancino lake. More than  5.000 partecipants, each of them will arrive with their own Mini.

That will happen from the 17 to 20 of May 2013. A special week end, when the Florence Province will be invaded by a large variety of Mini and fancy collection cars.

The event will be hosted by the  municipalities of Scarperia, Barberino, Firenzuola, Borgo San Lorenzo, San Piero a Sieve, Vicchio, Dicomano and the Comunità Montana del Mugello. A “theme park” will be organized  and dedicated to Mini fans, on the north side of the Bilancino lake, in a area of 80 hectars, near to Andolaccio, where the fans will find all the services like camping, family area, restaurant, market, medical center, and a market. Sulla sponda nord del Lago di Bilancino sarà allestita un’area di oltre 80 ettari, in località Andolaccio, che verrà suddivisa in zone adibite a servizi specifici, tra questi: campeggio, family area, punto ristoro, mercatino interno, area giochi, servizio medico ed uno spazio di car testing.
For the Mini lovers who wish to live this unique event and also to explore this beautiful area, Vacavilla a wide selection of holiday homes, villa, farmhouses, indipendent houses, apartments with pool, in Scarperia, Barberino di Mugello, Borgo San Lorenzo, San Piero a Sieve, Vicchio etc.
Vacavilla is a real expert of the Mugello valley, contact us at info@vacavilla.com, and book your accomodation in advance. Vacavilla will offer you a very special conditions.
Looking forward to meeting you in Mugello.
Ludovico Pieri

Mille Miglia – La corsa più bella del mondo – Mugello again the perfect set to admire the historical race

19 Jan

The 31st edition of the historical race will start the 16th of May and will finish on the 19th of May.

For all the information: http://www.1000miglia.eu/Edizione-2013/Informazioni-generali/

Also this year the Mille Miglia race, “La corsa più bella del mondo”, will take place in May. It will start on the 17th and finishes on the 20th of May, in Brescia.

As usual, coming back from Rome, the Mille Miglia will cross the beautiful roads of Mugello. San Piero a Sieve, Scarperia, Barberino del Mugello, Firenzuola.

The passionates could assist to the race in the beautiful set of Mugello, and having the chance to admire the  most significant cars in the context of race history, and also to assist to unique cavalcade, portraying thirty years of the evolution of motor racing, from 1927 to 1957.

If you wish to take the Mille Miglia opportunity to visit Mugello and Tuscany, and for you stay you wish to rent a holiday apartment or a villa, or if you wish to stay in a agriturismo, you can visit the Vacavilla website.

Vacavilla is a tailor made rentals agency, offering a wide selection of charming apartments and villas, also with pool, in Mugello and the more beautiful Tuscany area, such as San Gimignano, Chianti, Montalcino, Versilia, Val d’orcia, Etruscan Coast, Argentario, Maremma, and also in other italian destination (Veneto, Venezia, Amalfi Coast, Liguria and Umbria).

Contact Vacavilla, Susi, Andrea and I, we will be happy to assist you.

The website address is: http://www.vacavilla.com

Ludovico Pieri







9.00 am 8.00 pm

12.00 pm

5.00 pm 9.00 pm

Cars brought to the Fiera di Brescia (Brescia Trade Fair). Welcome coffee, administrative and technical checks, assignation of event numbers, distribution of road books. Night-time security surveillance of the cars and parking of trailers and transportation trucks inside the Fiera.

Press conference

Holy Mass in the Duomo Vecchio, Piazza Paolo VI. Gala dinner


7.30 am 1.30 pm

8.30 am 3.30 pm

8.30 am 12.00 noon

8.30 am 3.30 pm

10.00 am

4.45 pm 8.00 pm

6.30 pm 12.30 am

Cars brought to the Fiera di Brescia. Welcome coffee, administrative and technical checks, assignation of event numbers and road books. Parking of trailers and transportation trucks inside the Fiera.

Cars entered head for Piazza della Loggia for the sealing.

Cars presented to the public in Piazza della Loggia.

Cars exhibited in piazzas and specially designated areas of the city centre.

Blessing of a representative of the cars in Piazza Paolo VI.

Buffet dinner at the Mille Miglia Museum in Brescia.

Start of the first car from Viale Venezia and presentation of the cars to the public.

Arrival of the first car in Ferrara, end of the first leg. Cars parked. Shuttle service to the various hotels. Welcome snack in hotel rooms with appetizer and fruit. Overnight stay.


1.30 pm 4.00 pm

6.30 am 10.00 am

Shuttle service from the hotels to the parking area reserved for Mille Miglia cars. 8.00 am Start of the first car from Ferrarra for the Ferrara – Rome leg.

Buffet lunch.

Arrival of the first car in Rome.

On-stage parade of cars to present them to the public at Castel Sant’Angelo. 8.30 pm Cars parked overnight in the Villa Borghese car park

Shuttle services to the various hotels. Buffet dinner in the hotels and overnight stay.


11.30 am 2.00 pm

10.15 pm

10.30 pm 1.30 am

5.00 am 8.30 am

Shuttle service from the hotels to the Villa Borghese indoor car park 6.30 am Start of the first car from Rome Castel Sant’Angelo for the Rome– Brescia leg.


Buffet lunch in. Arrival of the first car in the centre of Brescia, in Borgosatollo.

Presentation of the cars to the public in Viale Venezia. Cars parked in the secure areas of the Fiera di Brescia. Overnight stay .

Shuttle service from the hotels to the Teatro Grande. Awards ceremony.

11.00 am 1.30 pm Aperitif and farewell lunch in Brescia.