San Gimignano Lumière is an incredible event on the first week of december! Video mapping and documentary photographer of social issues. San Gimignano invites you to discover its monumental heritage on december 6-7-8 Read external full article
A weekend of autumn to devote to a romantic stay in a charming hotel in San Gimignano, bewitched by the charm of its medieval village and literally ” kidnapped ” by the enchanting Glance of colors of the hills and vineyards which have become famous in the world for the Vernaccia , it can also be an opportunity to experience a fun and unusual weekend dedicated to the fair trade market . Continue reading →
Many recipes that we enjoy today as an expression of the best Tuscan cuisine are often dating back to old times and the medieval kitchen.
Pleasantly involved in the recent event ” Middle Ages in the fortress” that within the walls of the fortress of Montestaffoli, proposed to tourists and visitors spaces dedicated to typical local products, the village of San Gimignano is the ideal setting to taste the main Tuscan dishes, that were strengthened during the ancient times when the territory of the Tuscan villages lived heyday. Continue reading →
It will be in all respects a day dedicated to a journey into the most authentic medieval past scheduled Saturday, September 14, 2013 in San Gimignano with the event ” Middle Ages in Rocca .”manifestazione “Middle Ages in Rocca”. From morning to night , the imposing fortress “Rocca of Montestaffoli” overlooking the town of a hundred towers , the symbol par excellence of the most authentic medieval Tuscany , it will be at the center of a rich program of events dedicated to the commemoration of the uses and customs in use when San Gimignano enjoyed its heyday . Continue reading →
With the World Cup Tuscany 2013, the World Championships road cycling, back to in Italy for the fourth time in the space of just 15 years ( after the encore of Verona in ’99 and 2004, and Varese 2008 ). The whole region through provinces of Florence, Pistoia and Lucca and immediately followed closely by Siena , is preparing to celebrate the most important sporting event in the program September 22 to 29, 2013. Continue reading →
The path, suitable for cyclists particularly trained on the distance seen the development of 240 miles, cross the territory of the 4 sites included in the UNESCO world heritage, included into the category of “ultra Gran Fondo” that corresponds to the extraordinary “Randonnées” , growing phenomenon which became established in Italy in the wake of some European events like the mythical leader Brest-Paris-Brest. Continue reading →
On 4 August 2013, the tribute of the city to Santa Fina
For those who likes to recall evocations of the past, through events of historical representations or diving directly into the “rituality” of certain events that renewing while maintaining almost unchanged the magical atmosphere of the past, the cultural heritage of medieval Tuscany offers many events not to miss in San Gimignano!
This town, authentic architectural jewel set on the magnificent hills overlooking the Val d’Elsa, presents a calendar of events particularly wide and varied able to capture the interest of every visitor, with events ranging from music to theater, street arts, food and wine and historical re-enactments, and with many events that still bind to double strand the “city of a hundred spiers” to the extraordinary medieval essence. Continue reading →