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12th March

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Taisto Kankainen (Tate) dies in China

TATE’S HISTORY OF FINNISH CONQUEST The word hit Casciani’s Saturday afternoon with the numbing force of a March tramontana. Ulla had called from Canton late in the morning to say that Tate was dead. It was something much heavier than bad news. It wasn’t possible. He couldn’t leave us that suddenly. One-by-one the regulars drifted […]

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11th March

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10th March

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24 hours in Barga- time lapse photography

A nice suprise in the mail this morning – a small film lasting just 2.4 minutes featuring 24 hour time lapse images taken from the webcam of barganews.com. The Creation Project based in Prague used the images from the webcam here in Barga Vecchia pointing due north towards Sommocolonia and set them to the music […]

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Trio Scafroglia at Barga Jazz Club

Trio Scafroglia at the Barga Jazz Club The best of the 30s and 60s swing with this eclectic Trio. Buscaglione, Capossela, Tom Waits and more but in a 30s and 60s way ….. !

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Festa delle Donne – Jacks Pack

International Women’s Day (8 March) is an occasion marked by women’s groups around the world. This date is also commemorated at the United Nations and is designated in many countries as a national holiday.

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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 […]