Cin, cin to September!

The Germans have Oktoberfest – and you might say that the Italians have Septemberfest, with the grape harvesting celebrations all over the place. The vino novello, or new wine, gushes out of the big barrels and secures everyone of a good start of the second part of 2015. Besides wine festivities, September is overflowing with […]

La Dolce Vita in Valdarno

I’m a big fan of Dolce Vita and I was really happy when I was invited to Valdarno to experience it as a guest at Villa La Palagina in Figline Valdarno. And here what I like about this dolce experience in Valdarno! Valdarno, Mona Lisa’s background First off let’s talk about the area. Valdarno is […]