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 […]

Christmas on the Francigena road

Christmas on the Francigena road

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

Are you thinking about an original way to spend the Christmas Eve? Siena is a perfect destination for your next holidays, a romantic city where to exchange gifts and join historical itineraries, but at the same time is a nice starting point to visit the surrounding towns. We suggest you an event in Monteriggioni for […]

Signs of history in Siena alleys

Signs of history in Siena alleys

Posted by in Uncategorized on 04. Dec, 2012 | 0 Comments

This season is suitable to join guided tours in the heart of Siena, because there is less crowding, more time to do sightseeing and visit churches, and you can join theatrical performances that tell the legends of Siena. During December the Touristic Guide Center plans very charming itineraries that you can reserve: the next will […]

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 […]

Under the starry sky of Siena

Under the starry sky of Siena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 03. Aug, 2012 | 0 Comments

The 10th of August is the night of fallen stars, a chance for many tourists to spend an evening watching the sky and joining an event. For who prefers to spend this night in the countryside, Trequanda offers the event Calici di Stelle (Chalices of Stars), that will take place at Fattoria del Colle, where […]

Discover the best in the city: welcome to WikiSiena

Discover the best in the city: welcome to WikiSiena

Posted by in Uncategorized on 11. Jul, 2012 | 0 Comments

If you are planning a travel to Siena probably you’re thinking about what to do during your stay, which are the most important venues of the city, which monuments are most interesting, where to go shopping and where to try the typical Senese dishes. For all these things we need a guide, a map always […]

Artistic and enological itineraries in Siena and province

Artistic and enological itineraries in Siena and province

Posted by in Uncategorized on 25. May, 2012 | 0 Comments

A new itinerary for Siena and province is our advice for travellers, the ideal for a couple of days in Tuscany. Many tourists, in fact, desire to combine historical routes and visits to museums with DOC products tastings. We start from a location in the center of Siena, the Crypt of the Cathedral, that has […]

The ancient history of the Francigena Road

The ancient history of the Francigena Road

Posted by in Uncategorized on 18. May, 2012 | 0 Comments

Who wants to know the historical itineraries that testify the importance and the wide range of roads during the Middle Age, can’t prescind from Francigena Road. We have mentioned many times and the region Tuscany, with Siena, is one of the stages of this long route, that the pilgrims walked to go from Canterbury to […]

Guided tours to the Santa Maria della Scala underground

Guided tours to the Santa Maria della Scala underground

Posted by in Uncategorized on 11. May, 2012 | 0 Comments

An advice for your holidays in Siena, besides the historical itineraries and the DOC products tastings: we are talking about guided tours to “water routes”, a charming journey through the ancient sources of the city. The first tour will be on Saturday 12th May (the event will be weekly) at 10:30 am at Santa Maria […]

The historical monuments of Siena: Palazzo Salimbeni

The historical monuments of Siena: Palazzo Salimbeni

Posted by in Uncategorized on 07. Sep, 2011 | 0 Comments

One of the most beautiful results of Italian architecture rises just in Siena: is Palazzo Salimbeni, restored and renovated in different periods, a suggested location of a route to discover the treasures of the city. In Salimbeni square you can see Via Banchi di Sopra, the only street that arrives here, and the perfect combination […]

The wonderful landscape of Villa L’Apparita

The wonderful landscape of Villa L’Apparita

Posted by in Uncategorized on 20. Jul, 2011 | 0 Comments

If you desire to admire the horizon, filling up your senses with perfumed essences and discovering the quietness of the Tuscan hills, near to Siena there is a location that is made just for you. Is Villa L’Apparita, built by Baldassarre Peruzzi, an architect and set designer of XVI century, famous for its refined style […]

Discover the synagogue of Siena, heritage of the city

Discover the synagogue of Siena, heritage of the city

Posted by in Uncategorized on 15. Jul, 2011 | 0 Comments

In Siena the places to see are easily reachable from the center, sometimes located in alleys or historical squares but often not recommended among the remarkable venues. The city offers a lot to tourists and also to citizens that want to know better Siena. Now it’s time to discover the synagogue, built in 1786 by the […]

Shows and traditions in Monteriggioni

Shows and traditions in Monteriggioni

Posted by in Uncategorized on 25. May, 2011 | 0 Comments

Our suggest for a out of town travel is the enchanting Monteriggioni, in the province of Siena, Medieval fortified town surrounded by a hillock and inside the walls by gardens that in the past were the sustenance for the population. This ancient town, born in 1213, has a castle that was a front line against […]

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