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September 25, 2020

Bicentenary of Elisa Bonaparte Baciocchi

“Eh bien, mon prince, Gênes et Lucques ne sont plus que des apanges, des estates, de la famille Buonaparte.” It’s not so shocking that the very first sentence of War and Peace should be in French: an awful lot of the novel is. The real surprise is that it should mention not Moscow or St. […]
September 11, 2020

Toscana Startup Nation

Eugenio Giani and young innovators present a plan to bring Tuscany to the forefront of innovation.
June 18, 2020

TF Together | Advancing Women Artists

Advancing Women Artists director, Linda Falcone, and AWA advocate and artist, Rea Stavropoulos, discuss the non-profit organization’s current projects dedicated to restoring artwork by women.
June 3, 2020

Children’s summer camps to start on June 15      

Pre-enrolment now open for summer camps in and around Florence
May 21, 2020

Florence’s heart beats again

We’ve been released and Florence is slowly reopening. But it’s problematic.

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May 18, 2020

New hope as Florence starts over

Florentines are rediscovering the city and determinedly gearing up to resume business in line with the strict legislation in force. 
May 14, 2020

Celebrating 600 years of the cupola: a Sky Arte documentary

A new television series, "Brunelleschi's Impossible Dome", is being released to mark 600 years since the construction of Filippo Brunelleschi’s cupola.
April 15, 2020

Bookstores start to reopen in Florence

On April 14, early signs of hope of a new normality emerged as Florence’s bookshops began reopening their doors. The move comes as the Italian government decided to slacken ever so slightly the five-week-long lockdown by allowing certain businesses to operate again. The timber industry, children’s clothing and stationery stores are the retail companies legally […]
April 5, 2020

TF Together | Drinking Together – White Wine Varieties Part I

  In this episode of TF Together‘s now-regular Wednesday evening wine tastings, educator Filippo Bartolotta reviews the main varietal wines that lead the white wine market.   The wines on Filippo’s desk, discussed in this video, are: Colombaio di Santa Chiara, Vernaccia di San Gimignano (Tuscany) Cantina La Vis, Sauvignon Blanc (Trentino) Monteverro, Chardonnay (Tuscany) […]