Siena and Stars: live music in the historical center

Siena and Stars: live music in the historical center

Posted by in Uncategorized on 24. Jul, 2013 | 0 Comments

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: […]

Unmissable events in Siena surroundings

Unmissable events in Siena surroundings

Posted by in Uncategorized on 12. Jul, 2013 | 0 Comments

The main historical ages for Tuscany were Middle Age and Renaissance, so is useful to know which were the most important events, the habits and the lost rituals, the artisanal crafts and the origins of the typical dishes of this region. The historical reenactments let allow you to know more, so we suggest two events […]

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

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

Posted by in Uncategorized on 04. Jul, 2013 | 0 Comments

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

Summer in Siena, our selection of events

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

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

White night in Siena for summer solstice

Posted by in Uncategorized on 14. Jun, 2013 | 0 Comments

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 […]

Reinassance reenactment in Colle di Val d’Elsa

Reinassance reenactment in Colle di Val d’Elsa

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

One of the main attractions in Tuscany, especially in province of Siena, is the historical reconstruction, an event to remember a specific period or something really important for the prestige and the growth of a city. You could see many events of this kind that involve all the inhabitants, like the Palio di Siena, but each […]

Traveling and reading in Siena

Traveling and reading in Siena

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

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, […]

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 […]

Celebrate Chianti Classico

Celebrate Chianti Classico

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

If you like the enogastronomical experiences and you want to know more about Chianti Classico, the grape variety produced in the land which includes the provinces of Florence and Siena, this is the right time to stay in Tuscany and follow the 10 days festival dedicated to this DOC wine. The Chianti Classico È Experience […]

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 […]

Senese mysteries and traditions at the table

Senese mysteries and traditions at the table

Posted by in Uncategorized on 09. Apr, 2013 | 0 Comments

In Siena there are many places where to taste the local specialties, besides the nice restaurants and trattoria, unusual venues for demanding tourists. We suggest you two nice events which tell the history of town and its cuisine as a funny and interesting show. The first tip is a contest between Guelphs and Ghibellines, that […]

What to do in Siena for Easter

What to do in Siena for Easter

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

There is time enough to plan your next Easter holidays and Siena, of course, is an amazing destination for relaxing stays in the greenery of Tuscany. Before to start your trip, follow our tips about events during the Easter and a tip on a typical sweet to taste at the end of an ideal dinner. Probably […]

Creative menus in Siena

Creative menus in Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 11. Mar, 2013 | 0 Comments

Try to imagine a challenge between chefs from two different cities, each one with his traditions, his talent and his favorite ingredients: this challenge rewards gourmet and delicacy, a gift for who wants a very special dinner. In Siena this is possible thanks to Girogustando, event which has been taking place since 2002, a series […]

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