Wine not three times! December 2nd 2011 I never thought that I would become an expert of Tuscan wines, but after three consecutive days of wine tastings in a row I think I’m at least somewhat of a connoisseur by now or really, really happy!
Tuscany is of course a major wine-producing region whose wines are world renowned. The most famous reds, notably Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti Classico, are made from the Sangiovese grape o ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Montalcino Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
I'm off once again on another year long adventure. Through this travel blog, I'm hoping to share some wonderful experiences and images with my family and friends so that they too will be on the journey with me.... full info