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Exercising outside in Montepulciano

Exercising outside in Montepulciano

Exercising in Montepulciano In this challenging time doing some sports are good. Running outside is what I do daily. I want to stay fit. Physically and mentally. While running face masks are not required, fortunately. It is safe to run outside in Montepulciano. Fresh...

Covid-19 update Tuscany

Covid-19 update Tuscany

Coronavirus Italy was the first country outside China to face a major corona outbreak. We went into a lockdown for at least 9 weeks. The restrictions against coronavirus were strict and painful. Last summer we managed to keep the infection rates relatively low....

Wine tasting in Campania

Wine tasting in Campania

Wine region Campania Campania is a wonderful wine region in southern Italy. It has an old wine tradition. It was one of the most famous wine regions of the Romans. The vineyards in Campania are mostly inland, not directly along the coast. The soils are influenced by...

Aglione “garlic” from the Valdichiana

Aglione “garlic” from the Valdichiana

Alberto Giorgi is a local farmer and a small producer of aglione. He grows fruit, vegetables and aglione -garlic- in the Valdichiana valley. His farms are located in Montepulciano and Chianciano. Every Wednesday and Friday morning is a farmers' market in Montallese....