L”eroica, Bike race, Gaiole in Chianti (Siena), Tuscany, 5th October 2014

Just still few days and the most beutiful bike race of the worldwide will take place al so this year. The Eroica will take place Aldo this year, since 1997, starting from Gaiole in Chianti. There will be 4 different itineraries all around the amazing Chianti region. As usual bike’s lovers will come from allContinue reading “L”eroica, Bike race, Gaiole in Chianti (Siena), Tuscany, 5th October 2014″

Siena: the first 10 things to be seen

Siena is one of the most beautiful Italian cities of art.  Sixty kilometers south of Florence, Siena, one of the world heritage site by UNESCO in Tuscany, is famous for the Palio that take place every year the 2nd of July and the 16th of August, for its characteristic medieval narrow streets, the beautiful Cathedral, the unique Piazza del Campo, butContinue reading “Siena: the first 10 things to be seen”

The castle of Monteriggioni (Siena), has its 800th birthday in March

The gorgeous castle of Monteriggioni, one of the best preserved example of medieval castle, located on the top of a hill, between Florence and  Siena, is this year 800 years old. To celebrate this unique event, the 23rd of March the Castle of Monteriggioni will be animated by events and activities. A Mass will beContinue reading “The castle of Monteriggioni (Siena), has its 800th birthday in March”

Tuscany food: celiac friendly Restaurants, Trattorie, Pizzerie, etc.

Tuscany is a place where  the celiacs can travel with pleasure for their eyes and for their taste. The number of restaurants and trattorie offering gluten_free dedicated menu is growing constantly, and anyway, also where there is not any specific menu, the restaurants’ managers, waiters and chefs, are now aware about this kind of needs,Continue reading “Tuscany food: celiac friendly Restaurants, Trattorie, Pizzerie, etc.”

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”

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”

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”

Mystery in Tuscany

 Tuscany is a  rich artistic heritage, its enchanting landscapes and the food and wine of the area make it a destination that attracts millions of tourists each year from all over the world. Many of them  settle for the classic tour: Firenze-Siena-Pisa, skipping other many interesting cultural and historic areas. Some of the mysterious destinations are: Volterra, whereContinue reading “Mystery in Tuscany”

Tuscany: Golf Paradise

Tuscany is one of the more fascinating Regions of the world. Nature, history, culture, arts, food, wine: Tuscany is a perfect blend of all of these ingredients. Tuscany means lifestyle. Also Golf in Tuscany means lifestyle, feelings and emotions coming from this sport played in this region of pleasure and wellbeing. Tuscany, where there are asContinue reading “Tuscany: Golf Paradise”