Monthly Archives: May 2015

“Da Pescatore” restaurant

If you're looking for somewhere to go for a special occasion, a romantic dinner or just to treat yourself nice, the "Da Pescatore" restaurant is the place to go.

As soon as you come in, you'll be impressed by the column shaped like a champagne glass for the special panache it gives the place! The reception was superb. As soon as we were seated, we couldn't fail to notice how much privacy and space there is between each table. And then we noticed something funny: was the table

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Champagne Ritual at the St. Regis

It's seven o'clock and the mood for happy hour strikes. I decide to treat myself to something different than the usual bar and go to a place with extra class, so I head to try out the famous Champagne Ritual at the St. Regis Hotel. I'm ready to see the "sabrage" ritual — opening the champagne bottle with a saber!

This is a place brimming with feeling — that's the only way I can think to describe the relaxing atmosphere enjoyed on the comfortable sofas in their winter garden. A

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“Al Fresco” restaurant

As the days are growing longer and warmer, it feels great to be outdoors. So I decided to invite an old friend to dine out and the surest-bet was the wonderful terrace of Grand Hotel Minerva's "Al Fresco" restaurant! We were kindly offered glasses of prosecco by the friendly staff who brought us the menu to have something to pass the time while making our selection. The menu is easy to read and perfect for summer. The selection is varied yet simple (this is how I like my menus, as it lets

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A #mustsee ! Catch it before it ends⚡️
From September 21st 2017 to January 21st 2018 Palazzo Strozzi will be hosting The Cinquecento in Florence. From Michelangelo and Pontormo to Giambologna, a spectacular exhibition devoted to the art of the 16th century in Florence showcasing over seventy works of art by artists such as Michelangelo, Bronzino, Giorgio Vasari, Rosso Fiorentino, Pontormo, Santi di Tito, Giambologna and Bartolomeo Ammannati. Truly amazing.
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Magic from our rooftop terrace.
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