The Arno river, night and day All you need is love ! (Padlocks for lovers, like in Paris) The cinquecento for ever The best sight of Florence, from San Miniato Del Monte And then, a little capuccino at the Cavalli Café ! Advertisements

Il Palio di Siena

The Palio di Siena (known as Il Palio) is a horse race happening every year in Siena, on July 2 and August 16. It is a special race as it takes place in the city, on the famous square Piazza del campo, men are riding bareback and wear the colors and symbol of their city … Continue reading

Escale à Portofino

Some friends and I went to Portofino, one Saturday morning. It was a hot and sunny Italian morning, as usual, and after driving for a long hour from Lucca, the town where we study in Tuscany, we arrived in this lovely little town near the sea. Portofino, for some people is the Saint Tropez of … Continue reading

La Dolce Vita

Hello dear readers, I have been in Tuscany for a little bit more than 1 week and I have so many things to do ! The region is beautiful,  and so is the weather, the Italian food is delightful (although I feel like I’m always eating pizza and pasta) and the Italians are very nice. … Continue reading