tuscany

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Accessed via a 30-minute boat ride from Providenciales, this 1,000-acre resort on a private island is the epitome of tranquility
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"Lie down here on the rocks. Keep your head down. Cross your hands across your chest." I did as I was told and Davide gave me a firm push. I slid down the rock, free-falling for a brief second, then splashed into a deep pool of icy river water.
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We’ll provide the views, you add the wine.
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You know how Tuscany is practically a code for the Italian travel cliches of sun, charming locals, wine, and food? I’m betting
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Each person who vacations in Italy will leave with their own impression of the cities they visited, and for some, it may be their one and only time in the boot country. My wish is that they have their eyes and hearts opened to the beauty that resides here, and appreciate the Italian people and culture.
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I recently returned from a two month solo adventure in Florence, Italy. It was a magical experience filled with one great memory after another.
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Over the past couple of weeks in Italy I've visited several noble and aristocratic manor houses. As I connected with the
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For a place to stay, head to one of the hills just outside town and relax at Locanda San Ginese (Via di San Ginese 266, Capannori
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Orvieto Cathedral's Chapel of San Brizio is one of the most jaw-dropping pieces of art you'll see in Italy. Painted by Luca
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Montepulciano is my favorite town of the top wine-making region of Tuscany. And there we filmed the venerable coppersmith
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One of my favorite agriturismi (farmhouse B&Bs) in Tuscany is Cretaiole, where Isabella and Carlo host about 15 visitors
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You could say it is a medieval Manhattan. San Gimignano is famous for its towered skyline, which has characterized it since
Food & Drink
This post highlights characterful wines from a fabled part of the world long known for its natural beauty, fabulous food and great wines. I'm talking about Tuscany, in the heart of Central Italy.
Home & Living
The historic façade, original to the home, is fashioned from stone. Stats 8 Bedrooms 7 Baths 9,687 sq. ft. $8.15 million
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Last week, the organizers of The Palio, Siena's famous horse race, declined an invitation to appear in a parade for Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday, basically saying the parade might misrepresent the prestige of the historical and traditional event.
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German photograher Jonathan Danko Kielkowski swam out to the wreckage to snap the abandoned ship's once-buzzing rooms.