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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!


Historical Race Mille Miglia 2013

Historical Race Mille Miglia 2013 was held from the 16-19 of May 2013, and it passed through Siena, Poggibonsi, San Casciano, Florence and Passo della Futa on Saturday, 18 May. The combination between these beautiful cars, Tuscan landscape and old towns where time seems to be stopped, gave to everyone the opportunity to immerse themselves […]

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Italian Recipes. Spritz

Today on our weekly chapter of Italian Recipes we offer you to try authentic italian recipe of cold drink Spritz. The Spritz is a wine-based cocktail commonly served as an aperitif in northern Italy, especially in the Veneto region and surrounding areas. Now the Spritz cocktail is drunk all day in Italy in their bars […]


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


Shopping: best places in Florence

Food Pegna. Pegna is one of the most well-known shops in Florence. In the heart of Florence, a stone’s throw away from the magnificent cupola of the Cathedral, Pegna is the shop in which to find – in a hospitable and prestigious enviroment – something by which to remember Florence and Italy, even at the […]


Most Interesting Events of May in Tuscany

Seravezza Fotografia 2013 The tenth edition of ‘Seravezza Fotografia’ it is a yearly national and international event which brings the great names of the photographic world to a vast audience and the world of amateur photography. This year’s edition of Seravezza Fotografia presents a rich programme including a personal exhibition by Belgian photographer Bart Herreman, […]