Seven nights of art and enogastronomy in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Food & Wine on 08. Nov, 2013 | No Comments

Seven nights of art and enogastronomy in Siena

Siena is always a great attraction for tourists and Senese thanks to a cocktail of art, beauty, music and genuine flavors, a series of events to visit renowned places with a new perspective. Sette note in sette notti (7 notes for 7 nights) is the answer: the meeting is at Santa Maria della Scala from […]

Exclusive gourmet events in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Food & Wine on 24. Oct, 2013 | No Comments

Exclusive gourmet events in Siena

Who likes the best gastronomy and knows Siena probably has already enjoyed Girogustando, the series of meetings with the best Italian chefs hosted by Senese restaurants, a sort of match between menus, a tasty opportunity to discover dishes of different regions without to leave your dining table. The next stopovers are the last of this […]

Slow travel in Siena and province

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 02. Oct, 2013 | No Comments

Slow travel in Siena and province

October reminds to a more relaxed lifestyle, trips to do without stress and destinations to visit with a bit of curiosity. So we recommend you a successful event, the Train Nature, that starts just on this month: 8 slow tourism itineraries in the heart of Senese countryside; the first event will be on Sunday 13th […]

Siena, the land of cinema

Posted by in Archive, Events on 27. Sep, 2013 | No Comments

Siena, the land of cinema

The favorite meeting by all movie fans is come back, the Terra di Siena Film Festival is recommended to who wants to see previews, exhibitions and award cerimony in a dreamy set like Siena. The 17th edition is dedicated to Alain Delon and to Valerio Zurlini, a lesser known director, art critic and intellectual. The competition […]

Best local handicraft and an interactive exhibition in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Events, Handicraft on 17. Sep, 2013 | No Comments

Best local handicraft and an interactive exhibition in Siena

Promote the high quality handicraft with a selection of the artworks by local craftsmen is the aim of the initiative called “Mestieri d’Autore”, hosted at Magazzini del Sale of Palazzo Pubblico, open until 13th October. Thanks to this contest you can see very different works made by local craftsmen: porcelain, earthenware, pottery, crystal, preciuos stones, […]

Surprising tours in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 05. Sep, 2013 | No Comments

Surprising tours in Siena

Walks at night, amazing discoveries and dinners at the best restaurants in the heart of Siena: in September this is possible thanks to the “Thursday Discoveries”, planned by the tourist guides associated to Federagit Confesercenti. These weekly meeetings are very exclusive, because you can discover anecdotes, oddities and secrets about alleys, palaces, churches and squares […]

September holidays in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Culture, Events on 28. Aug, 2013 | No Comments

September holidays in Siena

After the involving summer Palio, Siena continues to offer events, so we recommend a travel in September to better appreciate the landscape colors, the fresh air of the sweet rolling hills and the exquisite gastronomy. You’ll find all these elements joining Arte nell’Orto, an initiative by the social cooperative La Proposta which will take place […]

The Onda won the Palio dell’Assunta

Posted by in Archive, Culture, Events on 20. Aug, 2013 | No Comments

The Onda won the Palio dell’Assunta

The victory of Onda (Wave) was an extraordinary achievement of the jockey Giovanni Atzeni, called Tittia, that also won the Palio of 2nd July with the Contrada of Oca. This is the summary of 16th August, the day of Palio dell’Assunta celebrated by all the Senese people and tourists that arrived for this important event. […]

Siena and Stars: live music in the historical center

Posted by in Archive, Events on 24. Jul, 2013 | No Comments

Siena and Stars: live music in the historical center

In Siena you’ll also find live shows to enlive the hot summer nights, just in the heart of the historical center, at Piazza Duomo, where is in progress the festival Siena and Stars until 2nd August. This is an overview on the next events to get along with a stay in the town of Palio: […]

Palio di Siena, what a thrill! Contrada dell’Oca has won

Posted by in Archive, Culture, Events on 04. Jul, 2013 | No Comments

Palio di Siena, what a thrill! Contrada dell’Oca has won

Senese people crowded again Piazza del Campo for Palio, a race that is a time travel and a journey through the emotions of the inhabitants. The Contrada of Goose (Oca) ha won the Palio held on 2nd July, dedicated to the Madonna di Provenzano, thanks to the jockey Giovanni Atzeni, also known as Tittìa, and his […]

Summer in Siena, our selection of events

Posted by in Archive, Culture, Events on 25. Jun, 2013 | No Comments

Summer in Siena, our selection of events

We picked some of the best festivals of summer 2013 in Siena and surroundings, to help you to plan your stay in Tuscany in the next weeks: the Terre di Siena Festival gathers all the following events, a sort of journey through the arts. If you wish to know what to do in Siena during […]

White night in Siena for summer solstice

Posted by in Archive, Events, Itineraries on 14. Jun, 2013 | No Comments

White night in Siena for summer solstice

Are you looking for an original way to celebrate the summer’s coming? Stay in Siena on 21st June and join the White Night, an exclusive event which will involve stores, museums and clubs to enliven all the squares and the alleys of the town. The summer solstice will be the chance to go shopping until midnight […]

Traveling and reading in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Events, Itineraries on 31. May, 2013 | No Comments

Traveling and reading in Siena

June is the best period for festivals in Siena and province, because you can also explore this charming side of Tuscany and take advantage of events promoting the natural landscape. We recommend you two festivals for a relaxing break among the sweet beloved hills from artists and poets: Narrazioni Libera Tutti, came at the 8th edition, […]

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