Mille Miglie 2012

La Mille Miglia 2012What an exciting day today along the ancient via Cassia ! The Mille Miglia or 1000 Mile race – came through San Quirico d’ Orcia which is a few miles up the street from us and we drove up for a quick visit to cheer on […]

Tuscan Landscapes

Driving down from San Quirico d’Orcia to Bagno Vignoni at this time of the year the landscape is predictably amazing…

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Lone Tree

I think this must be one of the most famous trees in Italy. This is on a slope by the road that leads from San Quirico d’Orcia, the ancient Etruscan village a mile from San Buona Ventura where we are, to Montalcino.On the way to MontalcinoWe became a bit sick […]