Monthly Archives: November 2015

Flying to Tuscany

Flying  to Tuscany is becoming more and more convenient and affordable for everyone, for these reasons we find important to evaluate this possibility instead of having a very long journey on the car to reach your holiday villa in Tuscany.

Most people find that flying into Pisa or Florence Airport...

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27 November 2015

The Castagnaccio Recipe

Together with the “Schiacciata” with grapes, the Castagnaccio or “Baldino”, prepared with chestnut flour, milk, walnuts, pine nuts and raisins is one of the sweets of the autumn season in Tuscany. Since the chestnut, the main ingredient of the Castagnaccio, is widespread in regions such as Veneto, Piemonte, Lombardia and Toscana, it is a...

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6 November 2015

The Legend of San Galgano

The Legend of San Galgano. The saint San Galgano, also known as Galgano Guidotti lived in Tuscany in the XII Century. He was a knight who was later venerated as a saint by the Catholic Church for choosing the life of a hermit. The Legend of San Galgano tells also about is sword,...

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6 November 2015

THE CHRISTMAS MARKETS

Also this year the Christmas Markets in Tuscany will soon renew their appointment. This is a tradition now established in our beautiful region, which characterizes the most enchanting holiday season of the year. From the last week of November to the first week of January, dozens of stalls, kiosks and banquets cover the squares and...
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4 November 2015