#Forte dei Marmi

Versilia in Tuscany: sea, culture and fun

Versilia in Tuscany: sea, culture and fun

Versilia is a 20 kilometers coastline in Tuscany, which includes various  territories, such as the typical hills farmed with olive trees and vineyards, the presence of archaeological remains, the castles and the cathedrals. Well-known for its long sandy beaches, full of colorful beach umbrellas and beach resorts, and for the…
Mitoraj’s exhibition in Pietrasanta (Tuscany)

Mitoraj’s exhibition in Pietrasanta (Tuscany)

Pietrasanta, the "Little Athens in Versilia", is a beautiful city in Tuscany. It has become a symbol for the sculpture since the Renaissance, thanks to the nearby marble quarries located in Massa Carrara. It is characterized by a lovely old town with medieval, Renaissance and Baroque buildings. From Piazza Duomo…
Organize a wedding in Italy: but what is the right month?

Organize a wedding in Italy: but what is the right month?

There are many curiosities and customs related to weddings in Italy, especially in a country so close to legends and traditions. Every part of Italy, from the north to the south, could be a perfect location for your dreamy wedding. You will be spoilt for choice regarding your romantic celebration:…
The Italian word for… beautiful: Forte dei Marmi!

The Italian word for… beautiful: Forte dei Marmi!

Beauty is the feature which, all around the world, is most commonly associated with Italy. Towns and villages, marvellous landscapes, works of art, creativity, local dishes, made in Italy, these are all representative elements which the world recognises as the tiles which, from north to south of our peninsula, make…
Sun-Tanning – El Bronceado – Le Bronzage

Sun-Tanning – El Bronceado – Le Bronzage

Getting ready in the spring, daily, to the exposure to sunlight is the best way to make your skin hydrated and protected, avoiding potential risks caused by ultraviolet rays. The first step is the purification of the skin, maintaining a high level of hydration by drinking water during the entire…
International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

The 8th of March 2011 sees the highest level of global women’s activity ever witnessed as groups to celebrate the International Women’s Day centenary. The first International Women’s Day events were run in Austria, Denmark, Germany and Switzerland in 1911 and attended by over one million people. 100 years after,…

“Ferragosto”, August 15th!

August 15th is a typical bank holiday in Italy...in Italy we say "Ferragosto" and it means "August holidays". Traditionally it is dedicated to long trips, often characterized by lunches and by refreshing baths in sea water, river or lake. Moreover it coincides with the celebration of Feast of Assumption, a…
2010 Italian Cultural Week April 16-25

2010 Italian Cultural Week April 16-25

2010 Italian Cultural Week April 16-25 - XI Settimana della Cultura  16-25 aprile 2010 During the week of April 16-25, all the Italian State Museums and Archeological Sites are FREE to promote everybody's participation to Italian culture and historic heritage. Book the hotel now and enjoy the best of Italy's treasures…