Tuscany, a land of beauty…. This part of Italy is home to one of the greatest concentrations of artistic achievements known to man. Florence is an open-air museum with its extraordinary Duomo, the Battistero, and the Galleria Degli Uffizi. No less striking, the city of Sienna houses so many architectural jewels that it has been selected as a UNESCO World Heritage site for its medieval heritage and cultural legacy.
After studying up on the traditions of Valentine’s Day from around the world, I have come to the conclusion that there are certain prevailing themes everywhere. Although the types, meanings, and methods may differ, flowers, chocolates or candies, and cards appear in almost all the countries that recognize the holiday. There is some variance in Read more…»