Hotel Casolare Le Terre Rosse – San Gimignano

Il Palio di Siena

The Palio di Siena

  The Palio of Siena is a competition between the Contrade di Siena in the form of an equestrian carousel of medieval origin. The “career”, as it is traditionally called the race, normally takes place twice a year: on July 2, the Palio in honor of the Madonna di Provenzano[…]

The Chianti Black Rooster

  The Chianti Classico territory’s capitals are Siena and Florence and it is shared between the provinces of the two municipalities. The zone amounts to 71,800 hectares (177,500 acres) and includes the entire territories of the municipalities of Castellina in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti, Greve in Chianti and Radda in[…]

The T-bone steak in Florentine style

  According to tradition, the birth of the Fiorentina steak is due to the family de ‘Medici, who ruled Florence between the fifteenth and seventeenth century and who, on the occasion of the traditional celebrations in honor of San Lorenzo, used to offer to the Florentine people quarters of ox[…]

Man Ray in San Gimignano

Over 100 photographic images of Man Ray at the Modern and Contemporary Art Gallery Man Ray was one of the greatest photographers of the twentieth century, also called the father of Surrealism and Dadism.Through a strong and irreverent style the American photographer enhances the intelligence of the medium, using experimental[…]

The Medici family in Florence

The history of Humanism and the Renaissance is inextricably linked to the history of the Medici family and the city of Florence which, for three generations, Cosimo the Elder, Piero the Goutoso and Lorenzo the Magnificent, made great, spreading its fame all over the world with trade, the arts and[…]

frittelle di riso

Tuscan delicacies food

Cenci and Frittelle are the Tuscan delicacies during the Carnival period. Cenci They are rectangles of fried sweet dough. The name of the product derives from the particular shape they take once cooked, in fact they seem to be rags. They have a golden color, a crunchy consistency; they are[…]

Last minute Offer

Last Minute Offer Book ON LINE a stay for the next days and you will get a special discount! Check the availibility and book now your room on our web site! Travel Date: valid for stay up to 7 days prior the arrival date The offer includes: breakfast buffet with[…]

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.[…]

10% sconto con tariffa non rimborsabile

10% Off Not Refundable Rate

Book and pay in advance your stay and save 10% on the official rate! Travel Dates: From 01st April to 4th Novermber 2018 (festivities not included) The Offer includes: Lodging in double room with breakfast included Free Parking and Wi-Fi Free Shuttle Service in San Gimignano at fixed time schedules[…]

Monet Experience in Florence

In Florence near the Ponte Vecchio, Santo Stefano al Ponte is a deconsacrated 12th century church. Beginninfg february 2015 it reopened to the publich as a multifunction auditorium and multimedia exhibition space. The exhibition #Monet Experience and other Impressionists was inaugurated on November 18th 2017 and it will be possible[…]