Artist Maurizio Nannucci’s proposal for the new monument to be erected at the Santa Maria Novella train station has won the approval of city government. The monument will be a tribute to the collective memory of partisan resistance during World War II. It will be located near the
Italy did not fair as well as Great Britain this year in Restaurant Magazine’s top 50 restaurants in the world list, but 3 Italian eateries did manage to get on the list. Italy’s top are, Checchino dal 1887 in Rome, Gambero Rosso in Livorno, and Florence&
After 3 seasons dominated by Ferrari, Renault pilot, Fernando Alonso won at Imola last weekend. The Spanish pilot did win the Grand Prix at Imola, however he was closely followed by the stunning Michael Schumacher, who, thanks to some very impressive tactical manoeuvres was able to come in at second
World renowned Florentine film director Franco Zeffirelli was the guest of honour last week at the events celebrating the closing of the academic year for students at the Accademia Italiana.
The event titled, “Cinema, moda & design”, was a grand display of the works created by students
There are only five days remaining in the Italian football championship and the Fiorentina does not seem to be winning its battle against automatic elimination from the A Series.
Although a tied game against Bologna would not have been that bad under normal conditions, earning just one point now
The Unicoop supermarket chain in Florence has decided to make their line of traditional Tuscan cold cuts official. The numerous products that are grown and produced using customary local methods will now have a specific seal on their packaging in order to make them easily recognisable to customers. Some of
The Region of Tuscany and the City of Florence will soon be offering free Internet access to the public. A total of 379 access points will be opened throughout Tuscany. 25 locations equipped with computers, printers and Internet connection will be opened in Florence alone and should be operating by
Two weekends ago the Fiorentina played an incredible game for a tie result with one of the league’s top teams, Juventus. Unfortunately, the team could not muster the same energy and will in another recent game against Livorno, and lost 2 to 0. This means they did not