#Versilia

February in Italy, the month of Carnival

February in Italy, the month of Carnival

February in Italy is definitely a synonym for Carnival. A feast with origins dating far back, today it represents a folklore event where tradition and fun come together. Masks, confetti, lights and colour invade every city of Italy, creating a truly unique festive atmosphere. History - The origins of Carnival…
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…

Frank Horvat Exhibition at Seravezza Fotografia

Seravezza Fotografia 2014 - the eleventh edition presents a rich programme of important events: in the first place, a retrospective exhibition of Frank Horvat’s photography entitled "House with Fifteen Keys" which will be held at Palazzo Mediceo in Seravezza (Lucca). This tells the story of 70 years of photography by the great master.…