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Cooking Schools in Tuscany

December 15, 2011 by admin  
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Italian cuisine appeals to many people and it is something that we all like to try at home. However, getting our efforts to taste perfect is harder than it looks and with this in mind there are plenty of cooking schools in Tuscany that can show you how it should be done.
Guests can learn how [...]

Cheap Hotels in Florence

October 18, 2011 by admin  
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Art, culture, historic buildings, great wine; these are the hallmarks of an Italian vacation, especially to Florence which has always been closely associated with artists like Michelangelo and Dante. This vacation of a lifetime doesn’t have to break the bank because there are many high quality but cheap hotels in Florence central to it all.
For [...]

San Gimignano 1300 – Tuscany In Miniture

October 12, 2011 by admin  
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Tucked into the quiet hills of Tuscany, in the province of Siena, is the small medieval town of San Gimignano. This walled fortress is world renowned for its massive towers and medieval architecture. This tiny village dates back to the 3rd century BC and is also known for Vernaccia di San Gimignano, the white wine [...]

Tuscany Travel Advice

September 20, 2011 by admin  
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So you’ve decided to go on holiday through the beautiful countryside of Tuscany. Tuscany is known for many things but perhaps most well known for their wine making. Here you can tour various wineries in the picturesque Tuscan landscape.
Many vineries offer opportunities for wine tasting. Have you ever thought about preparing yourself in the event [...]

Tuscany Wine: A Definitive Guide

September 16, 2011 by admin  
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Tuscan wine, considered to be one of the most important red wines in the world, is often associated with Tuscany’s rich history. Ever since the introduction of international grape varietals, Tuscan wine has been exported throughout the globe to critical acclaim. This Tuscany guide includes a history of Tuscan wines and includes all you need [...]

Truffle Hunting in Tuscany

June 22, 2011 by admin  
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One of the most famous Tuscany treasures is the highly sought-after truffle that grows in the region. In the town of San Miniato, there are annual festival celebrations where visitors can sample the delights of both truffle-based produce and freshly picked white and black truffles.
These Italian delicacies, albeit abundant, prove difficult to find and can [...]

Tuscany Town Of Foiano Della Chiana Celebrates Its Annual Carnival For The 472nd Consecutive Year!

February 23, 2011 by admin  
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Visitors to Tuscany in springtime can enjoy Italy’s most enduring party.
In the province of Arezzo, the town of Foiano della Chiana boasts a long and illustrious history.  Once frequented by Da Vinci during the Renaissance, the Tuscany town has been home to a carnival that is nearly five hundred years old.
The center-piece of this ancient [...]

5 Beautiful Villages in Tuscany

June 14, 2010 by admin  
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If you don’t have a lot of time for your Tuscany vacation, you can just visit this small, yet diverse selection of wonderful villages to get a good feeling for the history and culture of this beautiful Italian region.
Lucchio: Lucchio is a scenic village located in Lucca Province. It consists of the [...]

Visit the Classic Wineries of Tuscany

June 14, 2010 by admin  
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Beautiful Tuscany, one of twenty Italian wine-making areas, is the epitome of wine country, and produces several red wines that enjoy worldwide popularity. High quality wines can be produced due to the harsh winters, high temperature fluctuations, and the high altitude found in the hillside Tuscan vineyards. La Vendemmia, the fall [...]

Discover the ‘hidden’ Tuscany

April 19, 2010 by admin  
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A holiday in Tuscany is everyone’s dream, but if you want to experience the charm of rural Italy, without the crowds, head for Lunigiana, in the northwest. Often referred to as the ‘hidden’ Tuscany, of course it has in no way been hidden from the locals or discerning travellers. And it would be fair to [...]

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