• The black rooster legend

    14 . 02 . 2019

    The trademark always found on bottles of Chianti Classico is the Black rooster, historic symbol of the Chianti Military League and among other things depicted by famous artist Giorgio Vasari on the ceiling of the Salone dei Cinquecento at Palazzo Vecchio in...

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  • Trevi

    30 . 01 . 2019

    Last Sunday I went for a ride in Umbria and I chose TREVI as my destination It ‘s a town that already from afar fascinates you,  perched on a hill at 200 meters above sea level in between two mountains, Monte Brunette...

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  • San Galgano

    04 . 01 . 2019

    An itinerary out of the classic breathtaking views of Tuscany is the legend that resides in the hermitage of Montesiepi in the municipality of Chiusdino, just 30 km south of Siena. I often took my children there when they were young and...

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  • Le Balze

    04 . 01 . 2019

    Le Balze is a landscape of the province of Arezzo little known but of a beauty that amazes me every time I go there, a landscape that changes with the changing of the hours …as the sun changes the color of these...

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  • Castiglion Fiorentino

    20 . 09 . 2018

    Another village that can be seen from Casa Bellavista is Castiglion Fiorentino, here are some historical and artistic notes: In antiquity The Castilian territory was a fundamental crossroad between the two cities of Arezzo and Cortona; the center was erected on the...

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  • Signorelli Theatre

    25 . 07 . 2018

    Designed by Carlo Gatteschi in 1854, it has been home to important cultural and theatrical events for over a century and a half. Owned by the Academy of the Arditi, located in Piazza Signorelli on the original site of the ancient church...

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  • Lucignano

    04 . 07 . 2018

    One of the villages that I like most that I can admire from Casa Bellavista,  by turning my gaze to the west, is the town of Lucignano, which has its own particular elegance. It is a small village in southern Tuscany, and...

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  • Pienza

    12 . 06 . 2018

    Pienza is a city that I love, especially for its sober elegance. It is at the same time austere, with a breath-taking view of the Val d’Orcia. The city of Pienza has many pseudonyms: La Città Gioiello “,” Città d’Autore “; the...

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  • Monterchi

    25 . 05 . 2018

    One of the small Tuscan villages that I like to visit and that I recommend to my guests to visit is Monterchi, just 40 minutes from Casa Bellavista. I suggest to reach it by the road that from Castiglion Fiorentino goes to...

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  • Chianti

    09 . 05 . 2018

    From Casa Bellavista in just 30 minutes you can arrive in the Chianti area, symbolized by the famous and historical “Gallo Nero”, adopted as a brand for the Chianti Classico wine by the consortium that groups together the producers. The origin of...

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