Churches in San Gimignano

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San Gimignano is a town rich in art and culture. Much of its beauty is contained in the churches that the city offers. Here’s an overview of what you’ll have the chance to admire during your visit to San Gimignano.
San Gimignano - the churches


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Summer events in San Gimignano

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It ‘a week full of events that are going to happen to San Gimignano. The lovely Tuscan town, a few kilometers from Siena, will host two performances of exception that will cheer the evenings of holiday guests here. It starts July 30, 2014 with “Panariello just 2.0″, the new show of the tuscan comedian Giorgio Panariello, to continue the next day, Thursday, July 31 with a concert by Naomi. Continue reading

The legend of Gallo Nero

Chianti Classico Wine Sign Tuscany 300x265 The legend of Gallo NeroChianti  is one of the most drank and appreciated wine all over the world. In its various denominations is produced throughout the central area of Tuscany. Its composition varies according to the specific discipline, but must always contain a minimum of 70% Sangiovese grapes, the true native grape of Chianti which has built its history of excellence. Among the various production areas, one in particular stands out for its charm and importance: the actual geographical area of Chianti, where they produce the Chianti Classico , also called  “Gallo Nero” for the animal that dominates the center of the emblem. Continue reading