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A wander around Castelvecchio
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  This weekend I took some video of Castelvecchio and its surrounding woodland. Let me take you on a journey in video as I come across beautiful scenery, locals and what I believe to be a WW2 shelter beside a stunning … Read More

Village of Vellano
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This week I had a wander around the hill-top medieval village of Vellano in Pescia.  Here are some images I captured: This is part of a panoramic view from the cafe/restaurant Bistrot Vellano.  I highly recommend a visit for refreshments. … Read More

Rally drivers passing through a Tuscan village
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  Its tranquil up in the Tuscan hills, except for motorsport days.   During a morning walk with my daughter in Castelvecchio, we heard rally cars passing through the village thus capturing the moment.  The cars were between rally stages on … Read More

Wisteria in Collodi, Tuscany
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Colourful wisteria at Collodi.  This village was home to the family of Carlo Collodi (1826 – 1890), writer of ‘The Adventures of Pinocchio’.     If you enjoyed this post and would like to see more like it, you can … Read More

Spring has Sprung in Tuscany 2015
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  21 colourful images showing signs of Spring in the medieval villages of Tuscany.                                           Thank you for stopping by. … Read More

Collecting logs from fallen trees
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Ever since the storm of 5th March 2015, logs from fallen trees have been stacked at the roadside.                     The good news is – spring has sprung. (Flower – blue crocus).