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Study in Siena

Siena is the ideal location to learn Italian: it is a lively city with an international inclination, an almost seven centuries-old university, theatres, museums, elegant bars and good restaurants...but on a human scale! Nestled on the rolling hills of Tuscany, Siena is also the perfect starting point to visit Italy, come and discover this precious gem!

THE PALIO: Portrait of Italian essence

More than a horse race: an ancient ritual turned into passion

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Siena is the Gothic Dream in the heart of Tuscany

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Tips

If you are planning a trip to Tuscany, you cannot miss Siena. And if you are coming to Siena, these are the things to do, see and taste in Siena in order to experience the city as a local. GO TO SIENA

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Palio & Contrade

The Palio di Siena: a race of the soul. From the Middle Ages to its present day format. If there is one event that you should not to miss when visiting Siena, it is the fa­mous Palio horse-race, which for centuries has been breathing life into the city. DISCOVER PALIO

Luca Bonomi – President
Luca with his Phd in Teaching Italian Language and Culture Through Opera, in 1987 began a collaboration with the DA Siena, where he taught Italian language and culture, as well as university courses in Italian Opera and the History of Italian Cinema.
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Our chefs have more than 20 years experience teaching amateurs, seasoned veterans and foodies alike.
Enzo Morano – Director
Enzo was born in Rotondella (MT) in 1969. He received his BS in Economics and Banking from the University.
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Italian Slang

Most common Italian idiomatic expressions… and their literary translation 🙂 Do you know their meaning? ALL YOU CAN LEARN

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