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SIENA FOR KIDS
Siena

SIENA FOR KIDS

How come we see everywhere in Siena the she-wolf with the twins? What do the animals decorating the fountains of the city represent? What is the shape of Piazza del...

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December 16, 2015
SIENA, THE FLOOR OF THE DUOMO
Siena

SIENA, THE FLOOR OF THE DUOMO

The floor of the Duomo of Siena is a unique artwork. It’s a huge marble and stone carpet that covers the entire surface of the church. Giorgio Vasari defined it...

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December 16, 2015
SIENA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK
Siena, siena-home

SIENA OFF THE BEATEN TRACK

The best way to learn about Siena and enjoy a lesser known side of the city is to walk up and down its alleys. Siena is the city where the...

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December 16, 2015
THE TREASURES IN SIENA’S MUSEUMS
Siena, siena-home

THE TREASURES IN SIENA’S MUSEUMS

The museums of Siena are treasure chests and make it possible to retrace the artistic history of the city from the Middle Ages to the seventeenth century. Complex of the...

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December 16, 2015
PALIO, THE ESSENCE OF SIENA
Siena, siena-home

PALIO, THE ESSENCE OF SIENA

The Palio is the famous horse race dedicated to the Virgin Mary that takes place in Siena twice a year, on July 2nd and on August 16th in Piazza del...

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December 16, 2015
TOURS FOR FOODIES
Gourmet, gourmet-home

TOURS FOR FOODIES

Complete your tour tasting delicious local products. If you are wine lovers I can book for you a visit to a winery for wine and extra-virgin olive oil tasting, even...

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December 16, 2015
FIESOLE
Florence

FIESOLE

Situated on top of a hill Fiesole offers a panoramic view over the city of Florence. Fiesole was an Etruscan, Roman and Lombard city. In addition to the visit of...

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December 16, 2015
FLORENCE LESSER KNOWN MUSEUMS
Florence

FLORENCE LESSER KNOWN MUSEUMS

The Museum Bardini, the Museum Horne, the Museum Rodolfo Siviero, the Museum Stibbert are private homes that belonged to important collectors. They host interesting collections which are out of the...

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December 16, 2015
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