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American in Italy, events, expat, italy, restaurant, Uncategorized

Lazy weekend?

It was really nice to have the chance to relax last weekend and almost welcome the rain (and eventual freeze) in Florence. I did a lot of laying around, catching up on episodes of Homeland and changing my wardrobe for the winter season. Beach tops are now nestled in old suitcases and warm wooly sweaters and too many pairs of tights have taken their place.                             Of course,…

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A night of classical music in the Tuscan countryside

After a fun-filled weekend at the seaside with t-mans cousin & his awesome German girlfriend we headed back to Firenze on Sunday morning so that we could attend a classical-guitar concert later that evening. It could have been Christmas as far as my boyfriend was concerned, he is extremely passionate – almost too much so, about playing the classical guitar so this was definitely not something we were going to miss. We brought along his parents and a few of…

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Summer 2012 events in Tuscany

I apologize first-off for not writing a July list of events but I have been super busy with my job(s) and during the summer there is normally a lot less going on since many go on vacation and waiting on the comune to post something online can take ages. However, there are some really cool events around Tuscany that if you are in town, you should definitely partake in. My picks are below. July 18, 19 & 20th, 7pm until…

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