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Raffaele Busini

  • Raffaele Busini

    An enthusiastic connoisseur of the food and wines of his native Tuscany, Raffaele Busini has turned his passion into his job. Born in Val di Cornia, but now living in Chianti, Raffaele has worked for 25 years as maître d’ in several restaurants in the region, including Cum Quibus in San Gimignano. He is a qualified AIS Sommelier (Italian Sommelier Association) and is fluent in English and Portuguese. Raffaele hosts private events and wine tastings in Tuscany for groups of up to 10 people on themes including Sangiovese, Cabernet Sauvignons from Bolgheri, and Val d’Elsa and its wines.

    Tel: +39 333 8294615
    Web: www.somwines.it

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Private Full-Day Tour to San Gimignano and Volterra from Siena

Discover two of the most evocative towns of Tuscany, San Gimignano and Volterra.  Stop in Colle di Val d'Elsa, considered the capital of Italian crystal. Savor a traditional lunch at a local farm in San Gimignano. Explore the famous 13th century walled city of San Gimignano, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Visit Volterra, known as the jewel of Etruscan, Roman and Medieval art.


from 175,72 US Dollar

Santa Croce Basilica and Opera del Duomo Complex Museum Entrance Tickets

Enjoy the ease of a combo ticket and make sure you see two of the historic beauties of Florence, birthplace of the Renaissance.

Basilica of Santa Croce is one of the most beautiful churches of Florence and the largest Franciscan church in the world; it is also known as the Temple of the Italian Glories, as many important artists, writers and scientists, including Michelangelo Buonarroti, Galileo Galilei, Gioachino Rossini, Ugo Foscolo and Leon Battista Alberti are buried here.

The Opera del Duomo Complex Museum, which through the admission package allows access to Brunelleschi's Dome, Giotto's Bell Tower, Baptistery of San Giovanni, Ruins of Santa Reparata and Galleria dell’Opera di Santa Maria del Fiore.

from 32,33 US Dollar

Kids in Lucca: Stepping Back in Time to the Middle Ages

Join a specialized guide to bring the Middle Ages to life for children with this 2-hour kid-friendly tour of Lucca. Walk in the footsteps of the many pilgrims who visited during the Middle Ages to venerate the wooden crucifix called the 'Volto Santo' (Holy Face). Visit the historic Zecca (Mint) where a replica of the coins used in that period will be minted for you. Attempt to discover the secrets concealed in the facades of churches. Have some gelato at the end of the tour.

from 165,78 US Dollar

Historic Florentine Dinner Feast with Authentic Renaissance Food Recreation and Revival

Prepared by a professional chef and culinary archaeologist, experience a dinner with flavors and scents from Florence’s ancient tables.
Smell the spices that were traded by Renaissance merchants and feast on stuffed breads and pasta as history comes to life on your plate.
This dining experience takes place in a private “closed-door restaurant” tucked away in the ancient Oltrarno neighborhood. A maximum of 12 people will gather at an intimate communal table with candles.

from 53,05 US Dollar
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