Equomondo, a whole weekend of colors and flavors dedicated to the fair trade market

La locandina di Equomondo 2013 216x300  Equomondo, a whole weekend of colors and flavors dedicated to the fair trade market

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

Medieval cuisine , ancient basis of current typical Tuscan recipes

cucina medievale 200x300 Medieval cuisine , ancient basis of current typical Tuscan recipes 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

Parades, duels, drummers, flag bearers and cousine: ” Middle Ages ” in San Gimignano

La locandina di Medioevo in Rocca Parades, duels, drummers, flag bearers and cousine:  Middle Ages  in San Gimignano 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