Traveling Through Tuscany’s Val d’Orcia: All Aboard Siena’s Treno Natura
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Traveling Through Tuscany’s Val d’Orcia: All Aboard Siena’s Treno Natura

  Treno Natura is a vintage steam locomotive which departs from Siena on unique excursions throughout Tuscany's Val d'Orcia. Planned around various festivals in the villages and picturesque hilltop towns of the Val d'Orcia, Treno Natura allows for a total immersion experience. ©terresiena.it/trenonatura/September and October 2019 Destinations Treno Natura's ...

Siena, SI, Toscana
Boccaccesca Food and Wine Event in Certaldo Tuscany
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Boccaccesca Food and Wine Event in Certaldo Tuscany

   The tiny, medieval town of Certaldo is exactly the vision that comes to mind when dreaming about Tuscany. Perched upon the hilltops surrounding the great city of Florence, Certaldo alto is majestic, yet subtle. Birthplace of Giovanni Boccaccio (author of the Decameron), in the summertime, it celebrates ...

Certaldo, FI, ToscanaFrom: October 04 2019
to: October 06 2019
The Grape Festival in Impruneta in the Chianti Region
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The Grape Festival in Impruneta in the Chianti Region

  Just outside Florence in the Chianti region, the Grape Festival in Impruneta (or La Festa dell'Uva di Impruneta) is held every September. Ninety-three years later, it has grown to one of the most beloved events in all of Tuscany. The History It began in 1926, in order to promote ...

Impruneta, FI, ToscanaFrom: September 01 2019
to: September 29 2019
The Chianti Region in Tuscany Has It All
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The Chianti Region in Tuscany Has It All

   Chianti. Chi-an-ti (key-ahn-tee). Even the word itself sounds beautiful and luscious. It's not one of Italy's twenty official "regions", but it is an area within the region of Tuscany. Confusing? Not really.  The Area Chianti is nestled between the rolling hills and vineyards of Tuscany's Florence and ...

Greve in Chianti, FI, Tuscany
Visiting Palazzo Vecchio in Florence
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Visiting Palazzo Vecchio in Florence

   Florence is absolutely one of the most beautiful cities in Italy. Its great art and culture is known practically all over the world. It's a fascinating city to experience both day and night, strolling through its ancient streets or across the Ponte Vecchio. The historic ...

Florence, Metropolitan city of Florence, Italy
The Palio of San Rocco in the Chianti Hills
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The Palio of San Rocco in the Chianti Hills

   The Palio of San Rocco returns to the town of Figline Valdarno in the Chianti hills once again this year. This traditional event takes place from August 30th to September 3rd, immersing residents and visitors in a typical Tuscan medieval and Renaissance atmosphere.  A Brief History The Palio ...

Figline Valdarno, FI, Tuscany
2020
From: August 30 2019
to: September 03 2019
Exploring Figline Valdarno in the Chianti Hills
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Exploring Figline Valdarno in the Chianti Hills

   Figline Valdarno is nestled in the green hills of Chianti in Tuscany and known for its well-known artists (such as Masaccio). This town is part of the municipality of Florence, but in recent years, it became part of Figline and Incisa Valdarno. Collegiate Church of Santa ...

Figline Valdarno, FI, Tuscany