Where to eat in Pisa?

Walking along Corso Italia or lying down on the grass in Piazza dei Miracoli, staring at the leaning tower. But visit Pisa will surprise you also with the food. It could be a good surprise or a bad one, like in every tourist town, but I don’t like bad surprises when I am hungry. So […]


Italian Recipes: Fagioli all’Uccelletto Beans

Today on our weekly chapter of Italian Recipes we offer you to try authentic italian recipe of Fagioli all’Uccelletto beans. The baked italian beans „Fagioli all’Uccelletto” are one of the typical dishes of Tuscany, especially Florence, a city with an ancient history and old gastronomy traditions. The fame of this recipe is mainly linked to […]

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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!


Italian Recipes: Pasta with Garlicky Shrimps

Today on our weekly chapter of Italian Recipes we offer you to try authentic italian recipe of pasta with garlicky shrimps. Ingredients (4 persons): • 500 g long pasta (spaghetti, linguine, fettuccine) • 500 g medium shrimp with shells • 4 large cloves garlic • 2 large lemons • 6 tablespoons olive oil


„Chianti Classico Is“ Wine Festival 2013 (updated)

Every year, at the end of may, all producers of Chianti Classico DOCG wine with the Black Rooster on the bootle, present their products in small towns of Chianti region. Many wineries have its own exhibition stand for the presentation of their wines and other local products such as olive oil.

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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 will tell you […]