The Glamour of the Belle Epoque at the Toulouse-Lautrec Exhibition in Pisa

This week  I am very happy to host a guest blog post written by a friend and art critic, Ilaria Duranti, who visited a great art exhibition we are having in at Palazzo Blu in Pisa, that is, as you know, not far from Florence: Toulouse-Lautrec Luci e Ombre di Montmartre. It is about the work […]

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10 Gourmand Restaurants in Tuscany and their great “Schiacciata”

Do you know schiacciata? I think you should! And if you don’t, you certainly will, because here is another blog post dedicated to friends and clients  who ask me advice about eating great food while travelling in Tuscany. Schiacciata is a popular street food that everyone living in Tuscany orders almost every day. It’s so […]

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3 good Reasons why you should be visiting Mercato Centrale in Florence

  [ENG] I always say that Mercato Centrale is the best place for a light lunch in Florence. What is Mercato Centrale? At this time it’s one of the coolest places in town. But how is it possible for a market to be this way? As you probably know,  Florence happened to be the Capital […]

Naomi Goodsir at L'O in Florence for Pitti Fragranze

Naomi Goodsir’s fragrances at L’O for Pitti Fragranze

  [ENG] As Pitti Fragranze was about to start, I had the opportunity to attend a beautiful event: the launch of the new fragrances’ collection by Naomi Goodsir, at the gorgeus niche perfumes boutique L’O in Florence. Naomi created a line made by four perfumes: Cuis Velours, Bois d’Ascese, Iris Cendrè, Or du Serrail. As […]

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Johnny Bruschetta, the new Bistrot in Town

[ENG] Trend alert: bruschetta. We all love this typical Italian dish, that is perfect for summer. We talked about this topic one year ago, here. It seems to be quite a popular food abroad from Italy. But bruschetta is now a stylish food in Florence too, because you can taste it in a very special […]