How to join guided tours in the center of Siena

Posted by in Archive, Events on 17. Feb, 2016 | No Comments

How to join guided tours in the center of Siena

f you are thinking that February is a period with few events for tourists, the calendar of Siena will make you change your mind: those who will come in town in the next days can join the special tours dedicated to the lesser-known areas of Siena, or discover the “water paths” or enjoy the events […]

Wine & Siena, a festival dedicated to Tuscan excellences

Posted by in Archive, Food & Wine on 19. Jan, 2016 | No Comments

Wine & Siena, a festival dedicated to Tuscan excellences

On 30th and 31st January 2016 there will be the first edition of an important event that promises to become a fixture for gourmets: Wine & Siena, a delicious chance to know the excellence of Tuscany and beyond. We take this opportunity, after reporting the best wines in Siena region, to invite those who come […]

The history of the first Jubilee in Siena

Posted by in Archive, Culture on 09. Dec, 2015 | No Comments

The history of the first Jubilee in Siena

The extraordinary Jubilee of mercy it’s already started, announced by Pope Francis; this major event will end on 20th November 2016; we take this opportunity to remember the origins of this event and advise tourists an exclusive evidence of the first Jubilee in Siena. The first Jubilee of the Catholic Church was celebrated in 1300 […]

Upcoming events in Siena for Christmas holidays

Posted by in Archive, Events on 18. Nov, 2015 | No Comments

Upcoming events in Siena for Christmas holidays

What are the events scheduled for the Christmas period in Siena? Traditions, innovations and classics are the ingredients of a successful formula, which makes the Tuscan city an attractive destination even in December. The events will take place in two months, from December 1st to January 31st 2016, and are good pretexts for tourists who […]

Val d’Orcia top sights, explore the happy valley near Siena

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 23. Oct, 2015 | No Comments

Val d’Orcia top sights, explore the happy valley near Siena

The route that we offer you concerns the Val d’Orcia, a vast land that is worth a visit especially in autumn, thanks to the Festival of Terre di Siena, an initiative that enhances the most beautiful places of the valley with guided tours and trekking activities suitable to all. If you are wondering when to […]

Cinema in Siena, natural set for movies

Posted by in Archive, Events on 24. Sep, 2015 | No Comments

Cinema in Siena, natural set for movies

We take the opportunity of the upcoming Terra di Siena Film Festival, which will take place from 29th September 29 to 4th October, to celebrate our town as a natural set for movies of different genres. As is known, photographers and filmmakers chose Siena because “captivated” by its charm, its wonderful churches, its romantic streets, […]

Where to go horseback riding near Siena?

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 31. Aug, 2015 | No Comments

Where to go horseback riding near Siena?

There are many ways to visit Siena and surroundings; if you are looking for something different from a route on foot or by train, we recommend horseback riding, an activity that allows an authentic contact with nature and the discovery of landscapes otherwise unreachable. To better explain how to join in a horseback riding excursion […]

The best restaurants in Siena where to taste typical dishes

Posted by in Archive, Food & Wine on 20. Jul, 2015 | No Comments

The best restaurants in Siena where to taste typical dishes

Who comes to Siena already knows that it is an art city and the capital of the best wine and tasty Tuscan cuisine, along with other places that make this region sought-after by tourists. We have recommended many times the top Senese dishes, the typical sweets which are an important tradition and the 5 DOCG […]

Guided walking tours in Siena historical center

Posted by in Archive, Itineraries on 30. Sep, 2014 | No Comments

Guided walking tours in Siena historical center

Siena is a town that you must see by walk: how to feel otherwise the wonder of squares, alleys and palaces that haven’t lost their original charm and are always meeting places? Among the available guided tours there are some walking tours that meet the demands of tourists who want to go shopping and see […]

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 […]

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