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What to do in Umbria and Tuscany in June

UMBRIA Orvieto in Fiore 2022: From 3th to 5th June There are many appointments this year: workshops, markets of local products, music, tournaments, ending on Sunday 5 June with the celebration of Pentecost: fifty days after Easter, the symbolic flight of a dove over the beautiful Piazza del Duomo in Orvieto , recalls the descent […]

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Events in Umbria and Tuscany – September 2021

Dear friends, here a list of activities that you can easily reach from Fontanaro during september and October 2021. Enjoy country slow living with us!   CORTONA ART FESTIVAL – Cortona ❓ #Arts 📍 Cortona (Ar) 🗓️ 10-12 September 🔎 In Cortona, the Buskers & Food Truck Festival arrives , proposing itself as the first and only format in Italy […]

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Summer events in Umbria and Tuscany

Umbria Lavender Festival From June 19th, Assisi The lavender festival has been taking place for 12 years now in the lavender fields and gardens of the IL LAVANDETO DI ASSISI nursery in Castelnuovo di Assisi The party takes place in the 3 hectares of gardens and fields and which were created for love for greenery, […]

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Golden Medal at Berlin Global Olive Oil Awards 2021

Here the first golden medal of the year 2021 in Berlin Global Olive Oil Awards! Passion and dedication are the 2 keywords to deserve an award on Berlin GOOA which is an excellent and significant opportunity for all olive oil producers to enhance the communication, visibility and awareness of our products. The Berlin GOOA encapsulates multi-year […]

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FONTANARO ORGANIC EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL IS SLOW FOOD PRESIDIUM

It’s the sixth consecutive year for our Organic EVOO Fonte della Pace to be awarded with the Slow Food Presidium (together with the Chiocciola Prize).We are concerned to share with our friends not only quality but also health benefits of our organic oil. To be a Slow Food Presidium, it is necessary to respect these […]

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What to do in Umbria and Tuscany in October

Raffaello exhibition at Palazzo Baldeschi in Perugia From 18 September to 6 January 2021 An exhibit for the 500 years after his death called “Raffaello in Umbria and his heritage in the Academy” between real and virtual.  You will be able to see all Raffaello works related to Umbria, which are now located in the […]

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The new trend of Summer 2020: the SUP (Stand up Paddleboarding)

    Stand up paddleboarding, or SUP is a water sport born from surfing with modern roots in Hawaii. Stand up paddle boarders stand on boards that are floating on the water and use a paddle to propel themselves through the water. In San Feliciano (near Perugia) a group of young people reunited in the […]

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Local Market in Paciano

We are very happy to announce great news for this summer 2020: a new local market is waiting for you in Paciano, our lovely village. From this July 24th, every Friday morning from 8 to 1.30 in Piazza Santa Maria, you will be able to buy fresh fruit and vegetables, local food, and handcraft. Do […]

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EVENTS IN JULY IN UMBRIA AND TUSCANY

Here we propose some events for this July in Umbria and Tuscany. Reopening of the Fonteverde Spa in San Casciano dei Bagni (province of Siena) 10 of July   Hours: From Monday to Thursday 10 am-6 pm Friday, Saturday, Sunday: 9 am- 8 pm Every Saturday: until midnight   TASTING TOUR AT PODERE IL CASALE […]

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What to do during Easter holidays near Il Fontanaro (Tuscany)

Lo Scoppio del Carro, Florence On Easter Sunday in Florence in front of the Cathedral, the spectacular Scoppio del Carro has been staged for 350 years. The ceremony begins at 10 in the morning, when the cart, loaded with fireworks, parades in procession with the flag wavers and drummers on the streets of the historic […]

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