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What Is an Agriturismo?
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What Is an Agriturismo?

Tuscany isn’t all about about art and architecture. In order to get a complete Tuscan experience, don’t overlook its stunning countryside. A great way to experience the slow pace and natural beauty of Tuscany is to take a few days off the beaten track and stay on a farm. Most […]

The Best Gifts from Tuscany
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The Best Gifts from Tuscany

As you are enjoying your amazing Tuscan holiday, a niggling voice in the back of your mind might be reminding you not to forget to buy some souvenirs for the family or friends you left behind. Forget about Leaning Tower of Pisa sculptures or Michelangelo’s David aprons or fridge magnets. […]

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Wine tasting in Tuscany

The Drinking Age in Italy

Drinking in Italy is first and foremost a social experience. Friends and family gather together, converse and why not, open a bottle. Getting drunk is never the end goal and drinking by oneself, rare. Alcohol is a social lubricant and part of a cultural identity. Wine especially is considered part […]

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People from Tuscany

Many travellers on a Tuscan adventure don’t get to spend a lot of time interacting with locals. Tuscans are extremely proud of their region and love sharing their passion for it with others. If you are curious to get to know these smart and fun loving people, here is an […]

You might find a place where they serve lampredotto this way, but it's very uncommon. Most times it will come wrapped in paper and you will eat them while standing up at a street corner
What to eat in Tuscany Italy

Lampredotto, Florentine Street Food

If you walk around Florence, especially on the outskirts of town, you might come across food trucks that sell panini al lampredotto, or plainly lampredotto, and wonder what those tasty looking sandwiches are filled with. All will be revealed about this Florentine delicacy that scares away the weak but rewards […]