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UNA Poggio dei Medici Golf Club named best Golf Hotel and best Golf Course at the “World Golf Awards 2017”

UNA Poggio dei Medici Golf Club named best Golf Hotel and best Golf Course at the “World Golf Awards 2017”

Having already won many awards, including “Condé Nast Traveller”'s “Best Golf Club” award and having played host to numerous international professional tournaments, UNA Poggio dei Medici Golf Club in Scarperia in the Mugello region has now won two more important accolades at the “World Golf Awards” as “Italy's Best Golf…
Discover Florence from the River Arno

Discover Florence from the River Arno

Florence wouldn’t be Florence without the Arno, the river that threads its way through the city that grew around it. Discovering Florence from the water is a fascinating experience that not only gives you a different perspective on the cradle of the Renaissance but also lets you contemplate the city…
The Iris Garden in Florence

The Iris Garden in Florence

When the Iris Garden opens its doors, you can say that in Florence spring is officially arrived. There is a fantastic garden in Florence, right near Piazzale Michelangelo, that is open for just a few weeks of the year and features thousands of varieties of Irises (over 1500 to be…
Bill Viola exhibition at Palazzo Strozzi | Florence

Bill Viola exhibition at Palazzo Strozzi | Florence

From 10 March to 23 July 2017 Palazzo Strozzi hosts Bill Viola. Electronic Renaissance, a significant exhibition celebrating this unchallenged master of video art. The exhibition presents works that span his long career, and which resonate with the architecture of Palazzo Strozzi. In order to create a unique experience, the…
UNA Poggio dei Medici Golf Club has been awarded with the “World Golf Awards” for “Italy’s Best Golf Course 2016”

UNA Poggio dei Medici Golf Club has been awarded with the “World Golf Awards” for “Italy’s Best Golf Course 2016”

UNA Poggio dei Medici Golf Club - located in Scarperia, Mugello - won the important prize "World Golf Awards" as "Italy's Best Golf Course 2016". The Club has hosted several professional and international competitions, and has been selected by "Condè Nast Traveller" for its "Hot List" as "The best Golf…
Exploring Tuscany from Florence

Exploring Tuscany from Florence

It’s no secret there’s a soft spot for Tuscany in just about every Italophile’s heart – whether or not they know the cypress-topped hills, rolling landscapes, idyllic vineyards and hilltop villages. Florence is the region’s crown and capital, but there’s so much more to see beyond its encircling hills. Here…
A lovely weekend in Tuscany

A lovely weekend in Tuscany

Green valleys descending through vineyards and forests, villages perched on wonderful hills, Reinassance villas, sports and unique gastronomic flavors. This, and more, is the Tuscan countryside, often in the background compared to cities such as Florence, Lucca and Siena, but no less beautiful and full of attractions for all tastes.…
Ai Weiwei. Libero | Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

Ai Weiwei. Libero | Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

The most famous living Chinese artist and one of the most influential of our time, Ai Weiwei, occupies Palazzo Strozzi in Florence with his unconventionality and his provocative and dissident personality. Ai Weiwei, winner of numerous competitions, designed, among others, the National Stadium in Beijing and the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion…