Laterina Medieval Festival

This weekend the medieval town of Laterina will celebrate the 1000th birthday of its castle. And what better than go back to the Middles Ages with a festival? Laterina Medieval Festival This year the festival celebrate the 10th year together with the 1000th anniversary from the foundation of the castle of Laterina. So this is […]

Discover Montaione and surroundings

It’s been while since I was in Montaione last Easter. I spent there few days on holidays thanks to my friend Simone of TripInTuscany. I was quite surprise from the beautiful landscapes and lovely atmosphere of Montaione and surroundings. So here you’ll find some of the places I loved. Montaione The town of Montaione is […]

What’s hot in Mercantia 2014

Starts today in Certaldo one of my favorite festivals in Tuscany: Mercantia! As you maybe know this is one of the most important festivals of street performers and artists coming from all over the world to perform here. Mercantia 2014 – recommended performances Mercantia 2014 starts today July 16 and runs until Sunday July 20. […]

People, places and food of Vallesanta

The long weekend in Casentino has been really touching for me. Not only for the marvellous places like Vallesanta, but also because of the great people I met and the gorgeous food I had. So here you’ll find some memorable places in Vallesanta. Casa Santicchio As you probabily know I don’t generally write too much […]

Vallesanta: the spiritual soul of Tuscany

After ages I had the chance to come back to Casentino, and discover a bit more about this unknown part of Tuscany. Actually I spent an intense weekend offline at Casa Santicchio for #welikecasentino, a great tour of the Valle Santa and the National Park of Casentino Forest. Discover Vallesanta: hiking, food and spirituality Casentino […]