Hotel Casolare Le Terre Rosse – San Gimignano

Mercantia a Certaldo

Mercantia is now a very famous street theater festival that turns to Certaldo, the city of Boccaccio, from Wednesday 11 to Sunday 15 July 2018. The program includes almost 100 events and shows and 400 different artists who will perform every evening: theater, band, parades, dance, visual arts and more.[…]

Fashion in Florence

In the 1940s there was no Italian garment industry to speak of. Small tailor and dressmaker shops in the war-wracked cities and towns made clothes to order. From 1952 to 1982, the Sala Bianca in Palazzo Pitti was the stage for memorable fashion shows thanks to which Italian fashion become[…]

The Knights of Santa Fina and the Ferie Messum

The association “The Knights of Santa Fina” was founded in 1993 with the aim of proposing to the city of San Gimignano ancient events of its medieval history. His name honors Fina dei Ciardi, the young girl who died in the odor of sanctity on 12 March 1253 and became[…]

Bambimus,the Children’s Art Museum of the City of Siena

The Children’s Art Museum main mission is to expose children to art and the art world. (recommended for children aged three to eleven) The museum’s collection includes works by artists who dedicate and address their creations to children. The works consist of wide-ranging historical periods: from ancient to contemporary times.[…]