Be it leaves that need raking, the Chiascio river in the valley below still full after the recent storms, the earth that requires shifting, or doors that have to be varnished, every task on my agenda had the same colour, all be it different shades, today was a day of browns. After the rains of two […]

Here at Bellaugello Gay Guest House we have scheduled for tonight our first trip of the autumn to the Terme at San Casciano. It now seems an autumn ritual, the visits at sundown to the old roman thermal baths that sit quite simply below this beautiful Tuscan town.    The walk through the quiet town, […]

We took off last night and headed to San Casciano, a delightful small town where hot waterquite simply bubbles out of the ground.  We stopped off for a chat and something to eat at the delightful bar ‘Il Saltapicchio’ in Citta della Pieve.  The charming owner and chief barista Leonardo,  welcomes gay clientele,  and is […]