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Panicale: history, art, and traditions of the ancient castle overlooking the Trasimeno Lake

Known as “the most beautiful terrace on the Trasimeno Lake”, Panicale is one of the most fascinating hamlets of Umbria. In a green Umbrian hill near Tuscany, the town of Panicale stands. This fascinating medieval hamlet has been able to

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Living at the lake… living the best!

Many scientific researches proved that living or even just spend some time near a lake contributes to reduce your stress and increase your happiness and concentration levels. Wallace J. Nichols, a marine biologist who studied the positive effects of the

“Luci Sul Trasimeno” lights Christmas in Castiglione Del Lago: the interview to the mayor

Edited by Chiara Peppicelli Last December, 7th more than 2600 lights have been turned on: the amazing Christmas tree on the lake of Castiglione Del Lago. The protagonists of this even were Rossella Brescia, an exceptional sponsor, and many political

Cuneo: the green capital of Piedmont

Curiosities and traditions of an amazing historical Piedmont town: welcome to Cuneo. As suggested by its name, the town of Cuneo is located on a wedge-shaped high ground at about 615 MAMSL and near the confluence of the Stura river

Montefalco: art, history, wines and… our “Poggio Felice” farmhouse

Let’s go to the discovery of a well-known Umbrian hamlet, Montefalco: its origins, wines and, why not, a traditional farmhouse nearby. “Montefalco is one of the most peaceful places on Heart, a calm Franciscan-art centre. Everything is ancient, medieval…” These

Marble: quality, beauty and luxury

Traditionally, marble has been always used both for the floors and rooms decorations. Let’s discover the beauty of this stone. Italian marbles are considered the most prestigious in the world because of their different varieties, from the most classic to

Fighine, the castle and the hamlet: among history and modernity

Today, right in the core of the southern Tuscany, we are going to the discovery of a fairy-tale place: The Castle of Fighine. The Castle of Fighine is located in a strategic position: on a crest between the Paglia and

Sarteano and its traditions: the Giostra Del Saracino, between history and modernity

Sarteano, Tuscany: a historic and naturalistic town located between the Val D’Orcia and the Val Di Chiana valleys. Dating it back to the Etruscan civilization, Sarteano has ancient origins: a prove of that are the Pianacce necropolisor the Tomba Della Quadriga Infernale.

Corbara Lake in Umbria: nature, landscape and… A beautiful G.E. farmhouse

What about a walk into the Corbara Lake surroundings? We are going to propose you an incredible journey to the discovery of an extraordinary nature and two prestigious properties signed by Great Estate. Set among hilly landscapes, emotive colors and

The Palio Dei Terzieri of Città Della Pieve: between history and tradition

In the medieval hamlet of Città Della Pieve, Umbria, the Palio Dei Terzieri 2019 edition has been just celebrated. The history of this unique and stunning event. For many locals and tourists, it represents one of the most anticipated historic-cultural

Welcome in Todi: history, modernity and… prestigious properties signed Great Estate

It is one of the most fascinating towns in Umbria and, in the last few years, it has also become one of the main locations where national and international clients would like to purchase their dream home: Todi. Created by

Montepulciano, Tuscany: a magical town

Montepulciano: history and curiosity about an ancient Tuscan hamlet near Siena and close to Umbria. Located on the top of a hill, Montepulciano overlooks the surrounding valleys: from its higher panoramic point it is possible to feel breath-taking emotions. That

Purchasing a home in Val D’Orcia: a really prestigious destination

This marvellous area and its charming farmhouses proposed for sale by the new-created Val D’Orcia Group. Val D’Orcia is one of the most fascinating and beautiful places of Italy, an enchanted area surrounded by nature and inserted into the UNESCO

Trasimeno Lake, from the newspapers to the journey: chronicles of a place to discover.

Describing it as a rare gem not to be missed, the most important newspapers of the world acclaimed this area. The last one which did so, the National Geographic “Traveller”. With a view to next summer holidays, many are the

Going to the discovery of Umbria: our properties tour signed Great Estate

From the Trasimeno Lake to the countryside near Assisi and Spoleto: we are going to propose you three charming and different properties. Umbria is the green hearth of Italy, with its incredible landscapes and hills, the charming Trasimeno Lake, its

Tuscany, the jewel of Italy: our proposals in the core of the Italian beauty

From the historic centre of Florence to the one of San Gimignano and the beautiful villas dating back to the Medici age. From Piazza Dei Miracoli in Pisa, to Siena, Pienza, Montepulciano and the Val D’Orcia valley: this and a

Who purchases prestigious properties in Italy? The increasing of the international buyers

The most recent sales of the best Italian prestigious properties demonstrate how international buyers are the main purchasers of this kind of properties. Today, things are truly changed: the time when luxury properties passed from Italians to Italians has ended.