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Tourist-Free Tourism: Tuscany Without Florence

This article aims to answer one simple question: If you had a car and a weekend in Tuscany, and wanted to get away from the crowds, where should you go?

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Journal Entry #22: San Miniato 

Antonio was right. The views from the top of the San Miniato were breathtaking. Figuratively and literally. There were so many stairs to get to the top; however, it was all well worth it. 281 altre parole

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Florence I: Red Meat

On our last night in Florence, we decided to splash out by booking a good trattoria and ordering the signature dish of the city; the bistecca alla fiorentina, a huge slab of beefsteak on the bone, cooked very rare. 4.385 altre parole

unexpected tuscany

If you’re going to Italy, you should definitely go to Florence and Rome… Those are givens.

To experience even more Italy, go to the smaller little towns in the country! 296 altre parole

8-1. Specialities of Montelupo Fiorentina and San Miniato

You know it means something when a national festival has been going on this long

Here it is, the elusive tartufo bianco (white truffle) di San Miniato… 23 altre parole

Tasting Tuscany

8. Montelupo Fiorentina and the Truffles of San Miniato

Today’s pictures are brought to you by the letter M – the first is an example of typical glazed ceramic (maiolica) from Montelupo

Mathilde of Canossa, seen here in St Peter’s Basilica… 32 altre parole

Tasting Tuscany