Films set in Tuscany

Tuscany, with its fascinating remarkable nature and small villages spread all around, long since has attracted the most famous Italian and international film directors. So this time, here is a list of films, shot in Tuscany, by world-renowned directors: The English Patient (1996, dir. Anthony Minghella) The majority of scenes of ‘The English Patient’ were […]


Carnival of Viareggio – This is What You Really Haven’t Seen Before!

Each year almost a month before the beginning of Lent, carnival fever grips Italy. Perhaps the most famous of them is Venetian carnival charming with its history, mysteries and colours. Meanwhile, in Viareggio on the Mediterranean coast takes place another spectacular, colourful and grotesque carnival, lesser-known to travellers, full of humour and even sarcasm.