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9th March

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Barga Jazz Club – obbligatorio lo smoking

In uno dei principali templi del jazz toscano si può, ogni venerdì sera, tornare nell’atmosfera della Chicago anni 50, con ottimi interpreti del miglior jazz internazionale, musicisti dai medi ai grossi calibri e possibilità di accese jam sessions. Tutto questo gustandosi della buona compagnia, dell’ottima birra e delle magnifiche sigarette all’interno del locale dove è […]

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8th March

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7th March

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Some wintery thoughts on a premature spring day

Tourism has its defenders and its critics. But like it or not, it has become one of the world’s most important industries, and few major countries are as dependent upon it as Italy. Last year, the Italian tourist trade was worth more than 150 billion euros, according to the World Economic Forum (WEF). That adds […]

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Earth tremour during the night

A change of word maybe is in order? In the last article I wrote the title as “earthquake”  … maybe I should have instead written  the word “earth tremour” as earthquake carries with it a far more dramatic value.    Last night a  small earth tremour was felt in this area. The epicentre was further up the valley […]

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Bills Sheets – exhibition of paintings and drawings

One of the Barga Artists has an exhibition of paintings and drawings from Barga and California coming up shortly in San Francisco, USA. If you are nearby why not drop in to the gallery … (and please take some images so that we can all share in this exhibition.) Bills Sheets – exhibition of paintings […]

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6th March

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Funeral of Liliana Continuati

Sad news in Barga this week with the death of Liliana Continuati in Sacco who died after a long illness aged 75 years. She leaves behind her a son and husband Sacco. Sacco is well know in Barga and on these pages. He has had his own site here for many years documenting the many […]

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5th March

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4th March

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The Barga Genealogy Research Group

Finding one’s roots and one’s family history can be a fascinating hobby. More and more people have become interested in tracing back their ancestry from generation to generation. Finding one’s roots and one’s family history can be a fascinating hobby. More and more people have become interested in tracing back their ancestry from generation to […]