Archive | Piemonte

Alba’s Truffle Fair

It’s that time of the year again! White truffles are back and Alba is the place to be. The annual Alba Truffle Fair starts tomorrow and will continue until the 13th November. Every weekend during this time, thousands of people will visit the market place in Cortile della Maddalena, just off Alba’s main street, Via […]

Continue Reading 4 Comments

The Seige of Canelli

“The Seige of Canelli is on the weekend you arrive” read the email from Chris at La Villa Hotel. It’s a lot of fun and worth seeing, he continued, so make sure you arrive in time for a visit. Not being sure what the Seige of Canelli actually was, I did a quick search. The […]

Continue Reading 8 Comments

Imagine Living in Monforte d’Alba

One of my favourite towns in Piedmont is Monforte d’Alba. Every time we visit, I drive my husband mad by searching for properties for sale! I can just imagine living here in this beautiful town. Whilst staying at La Villa in Mombaruzzo, we could not resist popping back on our way to lunch at Antica […]

Continue Reading 17 Comments

Postcard from………..Piedmont

It’s hard to believe that three months ago we were driving through the vineyards of Piedmont. Everything was looking great for a wonderful vintage this year. The growing conditions were perfect and the vines were full of fruit. It’s harvest time in Piedmont soon. Only time will tell if this is to be a great […]

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
Continue Reading 2 Comments