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Slow Hiking on Palmaria Island

Slow Hiking and “Artisanal Maintenance” on Palmaria Island

Mangia Trekking is an Italian association that promotes the concept of “Alpinismo Lento” (slow hiking or mountaineering). It operates especially in the territory of the Parco Nazionale Tosco-Emiliano, therefore in the mountains in and around the border between Tuscany and Emilia Romagna. They organize trekking expeditions of different sorts, such as hiking on foot or […]

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Corporate Activities Liguria

Innovative corporate activities & team building in the Bay of Poets

Can your company transform challenging problems into ideas, strategies, communication, leadership and participatory interaction? Of course it can, especially in a place like the inspiring Bay of Poets! Successful corporate retreats rely heavily on the excellence of the location combined with the quality of content. Let’s understand why a venue like Portovenere is ideal for […]

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Hélène de Beauvoir in the Gulf of Poets, Liguria

Artists in the Park: Hélène de Beauvoir in the Gulf of Poets

“Between River and Sea” is an art exhibition with works by French painter Hélène de Beauvoir. She created these paintings in the Gulf of Poets, when she was in her house in Trebiano, a village near Sarzana and within the Montemarcello-Magra Park. [Source/Photo credit for the top image:  Galerie Hammer Regensburg] Her paintings can be viewed […]

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Creative Recipe by Chef Francesco Parravicini, sfizioso.saporie.com

When History & Regions meet in the Kitchen: Creative Recipe by Chef Francesco Parravicini

Francesco Parravicini, Chef at Palmaria Restaurant in Portovenere, thinks and creates outside the box. He proposes a creative menu that embraces not only local culinary traditions from Liguria’s Gulf of Poets, but also revisited dishes from neighboring regions, such as Tuscany, Emilia Romagna and Lombardy. This philosophy allows for you to enjoy an innovative gastronomic […]

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