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This is How You Savor the Best of White Truffle Season in Italy

Oct 13, 2014  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff  |  1 Comment

Truffles are the diamonds of the food world, coveted by chefs and foodies across the globe for their heavenly aroma and distinctly earthy flavor. Their rarity, seasonality and the special means of their discovery make European truffles particularly pricey and competitively fought over. After all, they’re wild things, growing underground at the base of particular trees in specific climates, and it takes specially trained dogs and pigs to find them.

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Tuscany's Villa Le Barone Wants to Know if You'd be Into an Eroica Affair

Sep 1, 2014  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team  |  2 Comments

The first thing that caught our eye about this event is its name: L'Eroica. Understandably, this had us imagining some kind of fetish affair that we most likely wouldn’t want to participate in. Luckily, we were wrong.

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Enjoy Tuscany’s Thrilling Palio di Siena Horse Races Like a VIP

Jul 30, 2014  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

Horseracing is the sport of kings, so it’s only fitting that a privileged few (just 20, to be exact) should get the royal treatment by attending Italy’s most luxurious and greatest horse race. Your vantage point for the legendary Palio di Siena in Tuscany? The private balcony of an ideally located appartamento overlooking the sardine-packed crowds gathered for the thrilling Palio dell’Assunta main event.

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14th Century Castle on One of Tuscany's Last Great Private Estates Listed at $26 Million

Jul 24, 2013  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

La Selva, one of Tuscany’s last great private estates, has been listed for sale by Christie’s International Real Estate for about $26 million. Set on an incredible 2,200 acres near Siena, the property includes a historic castle, guest villas and a farmhouse. The heart of the estate is the Castello della Selva, which dates back to the 14th century.... Read More

David Burden on the Opening of The Hotel Castello di Casole, Tuscany

Apr 3, 2012  |   Contributor: Susan Kime  |  4 Comments

David Burden, CEO and Founder of Timbers Resorts in Carbondale Colorado (43 minutes from Aspen) is no stranger to complex and successful development projects. One Steamboat Place, The Preserve at Botany Bay, The Rocks Luxury Residence Club, The Residences At Esperanza, to name a very few, are all dimensions of Timbers Resorts.... Read More

The Latest Hotels, Kitzbühel, Tuscany & Hanoi

Jan 4, 2012  |   Contributor: Sophie Doran

Whilst many a luxury hotel opened in 2011, it was one particular brand that felt particularly active and ambitious in the market. The Jumeirah Group, owned by the Dubai Holdings investment vehicle of Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al-Maktoum, opened no less than six properties in 2011 – significant when one considers the group operated just five properties in 2002.... Read More

Salvatore Ferragamo's Il Borro Winery in Tuscany

Oct 7, 2011  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

The Salvatore Ferragamo name has long been associated with careful craftsmanship, especially in the art of shoemaking. The family has since expanded their love of the finer things in life to winemaking, with the Il Borro Winery in the Tuscan region of Italy.... Read More

Villa le Maschere: Tuscan Villa Fit for Royalty

Mar 10, 2011  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

Located deep within the Mugello Valley, surrounded by lush Italian countryside, authentic Tuscan art and culture, and near the sparkling Bilancino Lake, sits Villa le Maschere.... Read More

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