Author: Falcone Geddes

Falcone Geddes is currently completing a Diploma in Journalism following a Masters in Journalism and Documentary Practice at the University of Sussex. Born and raised in Florence but currently based in the UK, he has a passion for writing and photography.
December 5, 2017

The cigar of the first republic

In central Italy, where Umbria, Romagna and Tuscany meet, there is a valley called Valtiberina, a borderland where the Tiber river begins. It was here that Andrea Pichi, a man from a prominent family with centuries-strong ties to the region, launched one of Tuscany’s few contemporary cigar brands not so long ago. But the tobacco […]