Time For The Annual Event Again: ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO

After one month of rainy early Spring, it is finally bright and sunny here in Florence. Flowers are blossoming, birds are singing, sunshine pours into your window when you get up in the early morning...... It is time again to enjoy outdoor activities and start planning something, which would make your week, month, year, etc. … Continue reading Time For The Annual Event Again: ARTIGIANATO E PALAZZO

Happy Autober! My Favorite Autumn October Weekend in Tuscany

Summer is over, officially! But don't be sad, as Autumn in October is still lively. Temperature has dropped and the weather is cooler. But for the ocean lovers, although it is now too cold to swim, it is still warm enough to lay on the beach for a sunny afternoon; for those are gelato addicted, … Continue reading Happy Autober! My Favorite Autumn October Weekend in Tuscany

5 Tips for Tourists Staying in Rental Apartments in Florence

The recent month had been busy for me, because, first I re-started taking Italian classes three times a week, and second the main reason was that I had been working on the renovation of my little apartment in Borgo San Frediano, and now it is finally ready! I've been wanting to renovate the apartment since … Continue reading 5 Tips for Tourists Staying in Rental Apartments in Florence

Visit Marble Quarry in Carrara, Homeland of Michelangelo’s David

Why should you consider a visit to the marble cave in Carrara, when you are in Tuscany? If you are into art, for example Renaissance sculptures, you should definitely come to the marble cave and see in person the raw materials before being turned into fine pieces that are admired over thousand years. If you … Continue reading Visit Marble Quarry in Carrara, Homeland of Michelangelo’s David