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Best Events of June 2013 in Tuscany

The coming of warmer weather and longer days stimulates a desire for countryside outings. If you’re short of ideas, Tuscany provides a great choice of festivals, events and mediaeval celebrations in June. Here are some of the best ones. Just check our choises!

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Photo Reportage: Antiquities Market at Fortezza da Basso in Florence

If You are looking for something unique, fun and old – Antiquities Market at Fortezza da Basso in Florence is the right place. Over 120 antiques dealers from all over Italy converge at this market, held every third weekend in Florence. Wind your way through the stalls and discover treasures ranging from furniture, knick-knacks, collectables […]

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From Brescia to Roma and back: 1000 miles on white roads

From Brescia to Roma and back: 1000 miles on white roads. This was Mille Miglia, the most famous historical Italian car race, that this year celebrates the eighty-sixth birthday. From 1927 to 1961 the race was more than a competition between cars, it was a challenge against the fate, for professional pilots and fearless gentlemen […]

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Celebrate New Year on March in Tuscany!

New Year is the time at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar’s year count is incremented. In many cultures, the event is celebrated in some manner. The New Year of the Gregorian calendar, today in worldwide use, falls on 1 January, as was the case with the Roman calendar. But there are […]

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Week‘s Place: Magic Accona Desert in Tuscany

The Accona Desert (It. Deserto di Accona) is a semi-arid area in Tuscany, in the center of the so-called Crete senesi, in the west and the south of the comune of Asciano. It is characterized by calanques and dome-shaped formations locally known as biancane (deriving from Italian bianco, white, due to their light shade). According […]

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Fast and Furious: Circuits and Racings in Tuscany

Sunday 17 March the 2013 season of F1 World Championship will start again in Australia, very far from Tuscany but this will give us the chance to speak about Tuscany and motorsport. The connection is more tight that you can think. First of all with Mugello circuit, the biggest track of the region, a place […]

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Easter in Florence: Highlights, Carriage Explosion, Easter Lunch

Those who want to commemorate Easter and to celebrate the rebirth unusually and interestingly can undoubtedly choose Florence. Easter in Florence is not just an acquaintance with one of the most beautiful Italian cities and its architectural and artistic monuments, but also a touch of local traditions, customs and food. Thus UnseenTuscany.com will tell you […]

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Holiday ideas: Holiday with Children in Tuscany

Museo dei Ragazzi di Firenze The Association is based in Palazzo Vecchio in Florence which, for over seven centuries, has been a symbol of civic power in the city of Florence. The Museo dei Ragazzi uses fashions from the fifteenth to the sixteenth centuries in Florence to explain that historical era. Friendly staff of the […]