Cortona blog

My Blog About Cortona, Italy

My Cortona Guide. Traditions, Tips and Hidden Corners, told by a Local.

Cortona Etruscan walls
The Walls and Gates of Cortona
The Walls and Gates of Cortona are the fist thing you see when you visit Cortona. The old town is surrounded by massive Etruscan walls, dating to the IV century B.C.. The…
Food Recommendations – Street Food
Enjoy a break just like a local would do: here is all you need to know about the best, inexpensive and authentic Tuscan street food. The King: Panino con la Porchetta Panino con…
Santa Margherita da Cortona
The story of Saint Margaret of Cortona

Saint Margaret of Cortona is the patron Saint of my town, Cortona, Italy. Santa Margherita is what we call her in Italian. Are you curious about her story and how she became…

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