Monthly Archives: September 2012

Faces of Florence

Florence is a feast for your entire being. It is a festival of sights, sounds and tastes steeped in a big pot of history. Try as you surely will, it cannot all be consumed in a visit or two. And … Continue reading

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Finding Sculpture beneath the Tuscan Hills

Only a half hour bus ride from Prato and you find yourself in this serene oasis of sculpture. The peaceful setting wrapped in the green, Carmigano Hills of Seano, provides a wonderful stage for these bronze masterpieces. The Quinto Martini … Continue reading

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Sweet relief for our tired feet, Viareggio!

Just a short, approximately hour and a half, train ride from Prato and we are at the beach. Viareggio is one of the largest beach towns in Tuscany. It’s like no beach I have ever been. The breezes from the … Continue reading

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