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Tuscany Highlights - Part 1

Florence

We only had the one night and full day in Florence which gave us enough time to whizz around and see all the top sights, including the beautiful Duomo, the Ponte Vecchio bridge and Basilica of Santa Croce. 1.053 altre parole

A Vernaccia Moment

I discovered vernaccia back in the 1970’s when an embarrassed waiter said that they were were out of chardonnay. Indeed, after a few sips, i was glad that they were out of chardonnay! 139 altre parole

Food And Wine

Monteriggioni Medieval Fair in Tuscany Italy

 

Monteriggioni is one of the best-preserved medieval towns in Italy. It is surrounded by the lush Tuscan countryside of Chianti and the Val d’Elsa. Between 1244 and 1269, Florence tried many times to invade the town but they were not successful. 601 altre parole

Italy Travel Guides

The Walled Medievel City of San Gimignano

One of my favorite stays in Italy was at the Guardestelle agriturismo in San Gimignano. It is an adorable working farm, producing wine and olive oil, in the hills of Tuscany. 261 altre parole

Travel

Taste of Tuscany - San Gimignano

No matter who you speak to – whether they live in Italy, visited Italy or even heard about Italy – San Gimignano is on the top of the list of places to visit in Tuscany. 526 altre parole

Siena and Tuscany: A Tour From Florence

While I was in Florence I did a couple of tours with Walks of Italy: their day long tour of the city and its museums and the day trip out to Siena, San Gimignano and a gaggle of Tuscan wineries. 1.613 altre parole

Photography

Anish Kapoor at Galleria Continua in San Gimignano through September 5 and at Versailles through November 1, 2015

ANISH KAPOOR – ‘Descension’

Galleria Continua, San Gimignano – ITALY
Through September 5, 2015

Its only fitting to install Anish Kapoor’s endlessly swirling whirlpool, Descension… 313 altre parole

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