Rare portraits exhibition in province of Siena

Rare portraits exhibition in province of Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 27. May, 2013 | 0 Comments

We suggest to add a visit, among the upcoming events of summer, to your personal itinerary, a stopover at an art city which has in common with Siena a long tradition and a strong attraction for elegance: Montepulciano, the land of Noble Wine and jewel of Renaissance. During your stay in Siena, in fact, you […]

A must see in Siena: the Church of Santa Maria dei Servi

A must see in Siena: the Church of Santa Maria dei Servi

Posted by in Uncategorized on 10. May, 2013 | 0 Comments

There is a place in Siena that you should visit because is a masterpiece of Middle Age and rises on a hill which gives an amazing view above the city, a church which keeps many artworks and could be included in a touristic itinerary which combines art, history and oddities. This venue is the Church […]

Caravaggio and art aperitifs in Siena

Caravaggio and art aperitifs in Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 17. Apr, 2013 | 0 Comments

Now Siena hosts a very prestigious guest only for a few months, a valid reason to book a stay and visit the town during the next sunny days. We refer to a painting which is temporarily in Siena, San Giovanni Battista by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, came from the Capitoline Portait Gallery in Rome and […]

Surroundings of Siena: a charming route

Surroundings of Siena: a charming route

Posted by in Uncategorized on 03. Apr, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sunny days are coming, so for your spring holidays you can try our itinerary along the hills of Siena and amaze yourselves thanks to the landscape and the enchanting towns which we discovered. This area is called Montagnola Senese and includes Siena, Monteriggioni, Casole d’Elsa and Sovicille; here you can walk through copse woods, where there […]

The masterpieces of Museo dell’Opera in Siena

The masterpieces of Museo dell’Opera in Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 25. Feb, 2013 | 0 Comments

Would you like to visit the historical complex of Duomo di Siena? Is one of the most renowned places in the city and, in occasion of the launch of an exhibition we talk about the museum. The exhibition, Resurrexi, is an itinerary among the artworks hosted by the Museum and the Crypt, it will be open […]

Guided tours to Siena treasures

Guided tours to Siena treasures

Posted by in Uncategorized on 13. Feb, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Siena every season is suitable to do an excursion, or a walk through an unknow borough or to join a guided tour, because also during winter there are many exclusive meetings for travellers. Thanks to the Touristic Guide Center, an association which provides planned tours with certified staff, an opportunity to know the history, the […]

Visit to Biccherne Museum

Visit to Biccherne Museum

Posted by in Uncategorized on 06. Feb, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today we suggest you an original venue in the heart of Siena, where is housed a unique collection which tells an important period of Siena’s history. Is Palazzo Piccolomini, at via Banchi di Sotto 52, where rises the State Archive Centre and the Biccherne Museum (name that stands for financial administration of Comune di Siena), […]

Prestigious concerts at Chigiana Musical Academy

Prestigious concerts at Chigiana Musical Academy

Posted by in Uncategorized on 31. Jan, 2013 | 0 Comments

Exclusive music on stage in Siena: let’s have a look at the next events, with some tips to spend nice evenings during winter. The Chigiana Musical Academy periodically plans classical music concerts at the amazing Palazzo Chigi Saracini and also at Teatro dei Rozzi. Is useful to know that the winter concerts have taken place […]

Typical Senese sweets during Carnival

Typical Senese sweets during Carnival

Posted by in Uncategorized on 22. Jan, 2013 | 0 Comments

In February the tradition of Carnival takes place in Italy with parades, parties and events; discover some very typical products that you can taste in Siena during Carnival, it’s a way to enjoy this charming location. This year the Fat Tuesday will be on 7th February, while Mardi Gras will be on 12th February, the […]

Between myth and history, the wine culture in Siena

Between myth and history, the wine culture in Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 07. Jan, 2013 | 0 Comments

Imagine an exhibition that retraces the stages of a centuries-old tradition through archeological finds, an event that enhances the importance of Tuscany and all the Mediterranean Basin. This is the exhibition scheduled at Enoteca Italiana, “Vino fra mito e storia”, promoted by the Province of Siena and the government department responsible for historical buildings of […]

Seven party points for New Year’s Eve in Siena

Seven party points for New Year’s Eve in Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 21. Dec, 2012 | 0 Comments

A big party, that is a best wish for the next year: this will be the New Year’s Eve in Siena, that chose the title “Despite Maya” and the acronym Suoni, Intrattenimenti, Emozioni, Novità e Allegria, (Sounds, Entertainment, Emotions, News and Happiness), things that you will find at the squares of the city on 31st […]

The book festival in Siena

The book festival in Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 13. Nov, 2012 | 0 Comments

During November Siena in enlivened by the festival Leggere è Volare, came to 22nd edition and born to promote reading among kids involving also adult people. The formula is well-tested, with a news: now is a traveling festival: if you check the schedule you can decide what to see, from now to 25th November, for example […]

Urban trekking: eco-friendly tourism in Siena

Urban trekking: eco-friendly tourism in Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 09. Oct, 2012 | 0 Comments

The traditional meeting of Urban Trekking National Day comes back on Saturday 27th October, it’s a new way to be tourists, that Siena tested for first in Italy, followed by 33 cities. The Urban Trekking is a guided tour across the most mysterious and odd venues of the city, itineraries that mix sport, art and […]

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