...being there, but without the crowds

...being there, but without the crowds

good to know

May 2017

Palio July 2017 - running contrade

We now know the four lucky contrade running for the Palio of July 2017: Aquila, Tartuca, Giraffa & Bruco.

Oct 2016

Lupa: The Epic Party

The theme party for Lupa was the Epic Journey, of classical imprint. We had Hercules and his fellows sailing in the sea of perils, fighting to reach the glorious victory.

Sep 2016

Istrice wins Masgalano 2016

The committee Amici del Palio in Piazza del Campo

Good news for Istrice, well deserved Masgalano price for her arduous year

Aug 2016

Palio 2016, Lupa triumphs!

Both Palii are brought in the Cathedral

After waiting for long  27 years, Lupa triumphs in 2016 with both Palii, what a great celebration for Lupa!

Dec 2015

The Palio movie, a perfect introduction!

The Palio documentary movie introduces you to the complexity of the race... Which is not really (only) a horse race!

Aug 2015

Torre and Selva get the Palio 2015

The Palio, agust 2015

Torre and Selva are proud to get the Palio for 2015 season