Tag: arno

250 km Cycling Route in Tuscany along the Arno riverside

tuscany cyclingArno is the second largest river in central Italy after the Tiber and the main in Tuscany.

Arno has a total length of 241 km that passes trough the main territories of this region (Casentino, Val di Chiana, Arezzo, The upper Valdarno, Pratomagno, Siena province, Florence, Sesto Fiorentino, Campi Bisenzio, Prato, Pistoia, Sieve, Middle Valdarno, Lower Valdarno, Val di Pesa, Val d’Elsa, Val d’Era, Pontedera). It borns in the Tuscan-Romagnolo … Read the rest

The White Truffle Exhibition in San Miniato

sanminiatoIt’s starting, the White Truffle Exhibition will take place in Piazza XX Settembre, in the centre of San Miniato on 14/15 – 21/22 – 28/29 november 2009.

San Miniato is situated at the crossroads of the Florence-Pisa and the Lucca-Siena roads. In this beautiful town, people started to celebrate white truffle back in 1970, considering it a real godsend. San Miniato is marvellous, it keeps signs of  Etruscan and … Read the rest