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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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OLIVE OIL NEWS: NEW AWARDS 2022

2022 is a year of rebirth – no more restrictions for tourism, sunny weather and hot temperatures, and lots of new awards have come for our Organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil Fonte della Pace. http://www.bestitalianoliveoil.com/ Here are the Fontanaro Extra virgin Olive Oil 2022 prizes: GOLD MEDAL at Japan Olive Oil Prize 2022 GOLD MEDAL at […]

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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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Valdichiana Senese Awarded As 1st Italian Wellness Destination

Il Fontanaro located in Paciano, in between Tuscany and Umbria, is perfectly included in this Heavenly Tuscan way!     The municipalities which compose the Valdichiana Senese have been awarded with the title of Well-Being Paradises’ – by the ‘European Destinations of Excellence Network’ project which will become part of the circuit promoting new healthy […]

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An important news for all our friends from the UK! British Airways announces the new direct London-Perugia (about 40 min from Il Fontanaro)

British Airways has announced the opening of the new direct London-Perugia flight. From next July 2 until the end of August 2020, Perugia San Francesco d’Assisi Airport will be connected with London Heathrow with three weekly frequencies, operated on Monday, Thursday and Saturday with a 210-seat Airbus A321. Flights are already salable and purchasable on […]

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OCTOBER BEST EXPERIENCES IN AUTUMN IN UMBRIA AND TUSCANY: RECOMMENDED

WHAT TO DO IN THE FALL IN UMBRIA AND TUSCANY: EVENTS, WINE, OLIVE OIL, CHESTNUTS AND CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL, ACTIVITIES AND EXCURSIONS FOR ADULTS AND KIDS, CONCERTS AND EXHIBITIONS PERUGIA EUROCHOCOLATE FESTIVAL – AN INTERNATIONAL EVENT Festival OCTOBER18 – 22th 2019                               […]

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SEPTEMBER BEST EXPERIENCES IN UMBRIA AND TUSCANY: RECOMMENDED

WHAT TO DO IN SEPTEMBER IN UMBRIA AND TUSCANY: WINERIES, WINE FESTIVAL, PIZZA FESTIVAL, CONCERTS, EXHIBITIONS AND ACTIVITIES ——— CORTONA ON THE MOVE JULY 11TH UNTIL 29TH SEPTEMBER 2019 AN INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL CORTONA ON THE MOVE 2019: AN INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL IN CORTONA( TUSCANY). If you are a photography lovers , don’t miss the […]

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AUGUST BEST EXPERIENCES IN UMBRIA AND TUSCANY: RECOMMENDED

What to do in August in Umbria e Tuscany: events, activities for adults and kids, concerts and wineries CITTA’ DELLA PIEVE IL PALIO DEI TERZIERI AN HISTORICAL CHALLENGE AND A UNIQUE MEDIEVAL EVENT Il Palio dei Terzieri, held in Citta’ della Pieve (Umbria), is a traditional medieval archery challenge; the “Terzieri” represented three different social […]

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July activities not to miss

Some of the best things to do and see in Tuscany and Umbria this July 2019.

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Umbria with kids

Stay with us and relax with your family at our village of Paciano where is a very nice kids park, walking distant to two bars and 3 restaurants.During summer local kids goes to this kids park after 5.00 PM and up to 8.00, sometimes also after dinner.At the village of Paciano there are several activities for families such as pottery classes. Please see our blog for more details and updates.

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