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Scuola Leonardo da Vinci Siena

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SETTLING INTO SIENA AS A STUDENT….

Siena is a fairly small and pretty town, which is very safe and free of crime. It is unlike anywhere you will come across back home in the UK. There is a strong sense of community in the town, which is separated up into a number of contradas. Each contrada is like a small community […]

HOW MANY STEPS?! IT’S WORTH THR EFFORT FOR THE VIEW!

Fancy seeing a great view of Siena and some of the beautiful Tuscan countryside from a different perspective? The view from the top of the Torre del Mangia at the Piazza del Campo is surely a sight not to be missed! It is also a fantastic photo opportunity for all those snap happy tourists out […]

FOOD AND DRINK IN SIENA

The food and wine in Siena are amazing! No more having to survive on low cost meals of chips and baked beans! If you know where to shop, you can get good value, high quality food. Conad, the local supermarket, is the best place to stock up on food and, of course, cheap alcohol! Beware […]

Exploring Tuscany…

It’s spring: the perfect time to explore one of the most beautiful Italian region. While you are in Siena, it is a great idea to make the most of being in Tuscany and perhaps take a few day trips to nearby towns. There are many beautiful places in the region and in neighbouring regions that […]

Italian language and culture course for Seniors

Another news from Italian language schools Leonardo da Vinci for the year 2008! The Italian language school for foreigners Leonardo da Vinci Siena presents the Italian language and culture course for seniors! What does it mean a language course for seniors? We think that senior students would like to discover Italian culture while they’re learning […]