Ciao Firenze! It’s time for Calcio Storico (Football)!

So you’re off to Europe and hoping to get in on the local sports, eh? I know the action of UEFA 2012 (Euro Cup) is kicking off summer nicely (no pun intended), but there’s another sporting event that shouldn’t be … Continue reading

FRIDAY PHOTO-San Gimignano, Italy

Just a few of the remaining towers in the beautiful walled city of San Gimignano which was once the Manhattan of Tuscany. In it’s heyday, it housed 72 towers. Today we’re down to 14.

This little city is bustling with art galleries and great shopping. Old city, new shoes and hand bags!

The view of the valley from one of the towers.