Italy 2015 ~ Arezzo Antique Fair, Tuscany

The monthly Arezzo Antique Fair in Tuscany fell on our dates to be in Tuscany this year, and Monica and Denise were excited about visiting their first Italian antique fair. Arezzo was about 45 minutes, and we had a beautiful day for the fair. The entire historic district is blocked off to cars and all the streets are lined with vendors. Besides antiques, there are also artisans and food vendors. Plan to spend an entire day or several!

IMG_0093Denise fell in love with two silver champagne buckets at one of the first booths.


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Denise also picked out a gorgeous vintage Dolce and Gabbana bag. Tiime for some food and drinks…


There were a few available tables outside Vita Bella Restaurant and Coffee Bar on Piazza San Francesco, so we parked and ordered. The pizza and carbonara pasta were sooooo good!

Makes my mouth water looking at these food pictures. ahhhhh…

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This is one of my favorite pictures from the day! Looks like the little girl is running from the alligator…

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The main piazza is so amazing! You feel like you’ve stepped back in timeIMG_0070 IMG_0579 IMG_0581

There are also many permanent antique shops in Arezzo that feature a bit of everything.IMG_0587

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We picked out some meat, truffle sauce, bread, cheese and honey from the food vendors

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Next up, the Abbey of Monte Oliveto Maggiore and Montalcino


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