Gastronomy

The history of wine in Tuscany

The history of wine in Tuscany

The history of wine in Tuscany dates back to the Etruscan times around the VII century B.C., when they learned the process for wine making from the Greeks who had colonized southern Italy.

How is breakfast in Italy like?

How is breakfast in Italy like?

The real Italian breakfast is hard to be strictly defined. As everything about Italian cuisine, it has different nuances that vary with the habits and customs of the region.

Why to study abroad in Italy?

Why to study abroad in Italy?

More then 30K students a year study abroad in Italy: why? On vacation or for study abroad: is Italy in Americans DNA? There are approximately 17 million people of Italian ancestry living in the United States today, but is it…

Market in Piazza del Campo

Market in Piazza del Campo

Siena’s market in its historical location Traditional handicraft and Italian food specialities Once again the traditional “Mercato Nel Campo” will welcome visitors in the historical setting of Siena’s central square as in the IV century. Two days of events, guided…

Why to study abroad in Italy?

Why to study abroad in Italy?

More then 30K students a year study abroad in Italy: why? On vacation or for study abroad: is Italy in Americans DNA? There are approximately 17 million people of Italian ancestry living in the United States today, but is it…

Study Abroad in Rome, a modern Grand Tour

Study Abroad in Rome, a modern Grand Tour

From the Grand Tour to the modern Study Abroad What links the Grand Tour, President Obama and a Study Abroad in Rome? “In the 18th century the so-called Grand Tour became a rite of passage for aristocratic young men” (cfr…

Cooking courses: discover Italian food in Autumn

Cooking courses: discover Italian food in Autumn

Italian food is renown for its variety, but it is also extremely linked to seasons. As a matter of fact each period of the year has its own characteristic Italian food. Every recipe celebrates a different month as in the ancient traditions of peasants, who could only rely on the produces of their yard.

4 experiences to have in Siena

4 experiences to have in Siena

Whenever you want to study at DA Siena you can make the most of your course according to your interests. Gastronomy, sport, relax and wellness: anything you want for your stay in Siena.