January Trivia


For many people January isn’t a very important month, considering that December is filled with holidays and... Read More → January Trivia

Christmas in the Square


On Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 December, in Barga’s Piazza Pascoli the event “Christmas in the Square”... Read More → Christmas in the Square

Eating Befana

Barga, Culture, Food|

Befanini, often called Befana, are typical biscuits in the Lucca area and there is a typical version from... Read More → Eating Befana

The Living Nativity Scene in Barga

Barga, History|

Back by popular demand, this year the Living Nativity Scene returns to Barga, despite last year’s edition... Read More → The Living Nativity Scene in Barga

Barga in Cioccolato

Barga, Food|

On 7 and 8 December, Barga in Cioccolato, an event that has become a tradition in Barga and that wasn’t... Read More → Barga in Cioccolato

Opera Barga Festival

Barga, Culture, Events|

The Opera Barga Festival was organised for the first time in 1967. This project was created by Peter Hunt and... Read More → Opera Barga Festival

Castagnaccio: what it is and how to prepare it.

Barga, Food|

Given the interest in the chestnut article, today we will take a closer look at one of the many variants of... Read More → Castagnaccio: what it is and how to prepare it.

December Trivia

Barga, Culture, History|

We are approaching the last month of the year: December. Many people link this month to Christmas, but there... Read More → December Trivia

110th Anniversary of “The great Proletarian has risen”


On 26 November is the 110th anniversary of the famous speech “The great Proletarian has risen”,... Read More → 110th Anniversary of “The great Proletarian has risen”

BargaJazz: a musical tradition

Barga, Culture, Events|

We can give Barga multiple definitions, but above of all Barga is culture: in 1986 the Barga Jazz Festival, a... Read More → BargaJazz: a musical tradition

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