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

September in San Gimignano for a… world holiday

mondiali ciclismo September in San Gimignano for a... world  holidayWith 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

Bike Gran Tour Unesco in Siena

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Gran Tour Unesco in San Gimignano

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