Village Art in Casola Spring Festival

FESTIVAL DI PRIMAVERA Ι April 25 – 29 For more than a century 3 groups of villagers have been competing in Casola Valsenio to win an ambitious recognition: the most attractive and interesting allegorical creation with living statues posing on artistic plaster architectures. A day and a night parade transform via Roma in a magic world madeContinue reading “Village Art in Casola Spring Festival”

Castiglioncello ruins

On 26th December Cor, Bacio, Spotty and I visited the ancient ruins of Castiglioncello in the Santerno Valley, just half an hour from us. A charming little hamlet that made us dream. Would it be in Tuscany – actually it is! – but closer to Florence or Siena, it would now be totally renovated with aContinue reading “Castiglioncello ruins”

La Casa-torre, a new apartment

After eight years, we are ready to offer a new holiday apartment in our mansion: La Casa-torre. By the moment it will host max. 3 guests, but Cornelis is working to complete a second huge bedroom that will host up to 4 persons. We have been living in this part of the house, since we moved from LaContinue reading “La Casa-torre, a new apartment”

A new website!

Time to think about 2015! After five years, lots of restoration and a lovely experience with our guests, here is our new website, a dynamic blog, that will help us to stay in contact and update you about Porcaticcio di Sopra and the surroundings.  We also like to know your opinion. That will be ofContinue reading “A new website!”