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3 types of check-in. Which one suits you the most?

3 types of check-in. Which one suits you the most?

Here's our Check-In System. 3 different types of check-in, each suitable for the type of traveler that you are! We will also provide some explanation on some (right or wrong) requests that the managers might have at the time of your arrival in their accommodation.

TRENITALIA: How to correctly stamp the regional train tickets

TRENITALIA: How to correctly stamp the regional train tickets

With the introduction of new TRENITALIA regulations, let's see together how to stamp the ticket correctly, to avoid fines and problems and to travel with peace of mind. There are a few rules, let's see them!

Baby Kit: all the things you will NOT have to bring with you

Baby Kit: all the things you will NOT have to bring with you

At La Scuola di Furio we know how difficult it can be to pack and bring everything you will need with you! Here is a list of baby and toddler friendly essential gear you will find directly in your apartment or in villa Maura at no extra cost

How to solve the Problem of Eating Abroad with Allergies and enjoy Italian Food without Problems

How to solve the Problem of Eating Abroad with Allergies and enjoy Italian Food without Problems

How to eat safely abroad when you have a food allergy. We want that our guests fully enjoy their experience in Italy and in Tuscany. Local food always tells us a story, this is why food is so important and we want to do all that we can to let you have the best experience possible!

Welcome Folder

Welcome Folder

At La Scuola di Furio we always keep our eyes and ears open. We like to listen to your questions and try to reply in the most efficient way! That is the main reason we put together this Welcome Folder, full of information and maps! 

Tiramisu': try the foolproof recipe by Tiziana

Tiramisu': try the foolproof recipe by Tiziana

Ingredients for your easy to make tiramisu': 4 eggs 4 teaspoons of sugar Pavesini biscuits 500 grams mascarpone cheese a couple of "American" coffee cups (decaf if also children will taste it-why wouldn't they?) a pinch of salt unsweetened cocoa powder.  

Review Osteria l'Upupa San Miniato

Review Osteria l'Upupa San Miniato

A meeting to keep up with our projects after the summer holidays with Roberta and Susanna is an opportunity to go to dinner in a new place, a wine bar restaurant I've heard a lot of good things about, Osteria l'Upupa in San Miniato. 

Short Guide to Fucecchio

Short Guide to Fucecchio

Short Guide to Fucecchio Warning! I'm not a tourist guide, I did not study it for that, I'm just a fucecchiese! Here I was born, here I still live. What follows are meant to be some simple directions to discover Fucecchio in a few hours.   

Tuscany events calendar April-October 2018

Tuscany events calendar April-October 2018

Tuscany: events calendar in Fucecchio and Tuscany April-October 2018 It is always nice to do what the locals do, like attending a food festival or supporting your contrada in a Siena-style Palio or going to a rock show in a beautiful historic piazza!

3 Towns in Tuscany in 16 hours, night included!

3 Towns in Tuscany in 16 hours, night included!

3 Towns in Tuscany in 16 hours, night included!

The hidden site to book the Uffizi at the best price

The hidden site to book the Uffizi at the best price

It will be my birthday soon. As in the past, I try to turn this event into an opportunity to spend some time with my girlfriends. Once a date is decided (not an easy task!), I book a guided tour with Sabrina. I have already visited the Uffizi Gallery with her on another occasion and I trust her.

Let's go to Florence with the tramway! Tried-and-tested for you!

Let's go to Florence with the tramway! Tried-and-tested for you!

On a Sunday morning we (my friends and I) go to Florence, so in the afternoon can can attend our guided tour at Uffizi Gallery. I usually go to Florence by train, from the San Miniato - Fucecchio train station. On Sundays there are a few trains. And today there is also a sport event, the Dee Jay Ten Run, so we decide to use the tramway.

Trenitalia issued new rules for Italian Train Tickets

Trenitalia issued new rules for Italian Train Tickets

Big news for Trenitalia local train tickets. Until now it was possible to buy today a ticket that could be have been used within two months. It is no longer like this.

A quick lunch in Florence - Tried and tested for you!

A quick lunch in Florence - Tried and tested for you!

We arrive in Florence with the tram in the morning and we have an appointment for a guided tour of the Uffizi Gallery in the early afternoon. 

The Palio di Fucecchio is an important horse race in Tuscany

The Palio di Fucecchio is an important horse race in Tuscany

Fucecchio Here's the program of the Palio delle Contrade Città di Fucecchio 2017 week

Tuscany events calendar April-October 2019

Tuscany events calendar April-October 2019

Tuscany events calendar 2019 *Tuscany: events calendar in Fucecchio and Tuscany April-October 2019*