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commemorazione San Mamiliano dei Turchi 2017

Giglio Island 2017: the commemoration of San Mamiliano dei Turchi

It’s been more than two hundred years since what happened on November 18, 1799. That day, the citizens of the island of Giglio did a great honor by facing an enemy in overwhelming majority. A story commemorated every year, always on November 18th, and so will be in 2017. We are talking about the history […]

  • Published: 6-10-2017
  • Category: Events
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The Grape Festival and the Open wine cellars 2017

Taste and tradition: the Grape Festival and the Open wine cellars 2017

The last week of September, on Island of Giglio take place a feast that has become an authentic, small tradition: we are talking about the Grape Festival and the Open wine cellars. Official dates have not yet been communicated but the event should be held on 28, 29 and 30 September. A wonderful opportunity to […]

  • Published: 8-09-2017
  • Category: Events
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San Mamiliano feast 2017 Giglio Island

Giglio Island: the 2017 edition of San Mamiliano feast

Giglio Island in September is still a wonderful destination for a holiday Dedicated to relaxation and tranquillity. And, above all, dedicated to discover traditions and customs of the island. Exactly what awaits you during the 2017 edition of San Mamiliano feast, which will take place on September 15th.   The legend Mamiliano was the bishop […]

  • Published: 9-08-2017
  • Category: Events
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San Rocco feast 2017

San Rocco feast 2017: tradition, fun, sea and music

It is one of the most anticipated traditional events that take place on Giglio Island. And it is also an appointment that you cannot miss if you have decided to spend summer 2017 on this island. We’re talking about San Rocco feast. That will take place on August 16th in Giglio Campese.   The program: […]

  • Published: 28-07-2017
  • Category: Events
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Saint Lorenzo 2017 Giglio island

Giglio Porto: all the tradition of the feast of San Lorenzo 2017

Giglio Porto welcomes many visitors every year that choose Giglio island for their summer vacations. Visitors just like you. And Giglio Porto is also the place where one of the most important traditional feasts of the island is held: we are talking about the feast of San Lorenzo on August 10th.   The feast The true […]

  • Published: 16-06-2017
  • Category: Events
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Wine fest Italy 2016: Giglio Island

Isola del Giglio, Italy: it’s the 2016 edition of the Wine fest

Over the years, this event has become a kind of tradition. A tradition that takes place during the last weekend of September. When you can discover the food and the wines of Giglio Island. This is the 2016 edition of the Festa dell’uva e delle cantine aperte (literally, “fest of wine and open cellars”), from […]

  • Published: 16-09-2016
  • Category: Events
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feast of Saint Lawrence 2016 on Giglio Island

Saint Lawrence 2016: the night of the shooting stars on Giglio Island

August 10th is the day of the shooting stars. It’s also the day of the patron saint of Giglio Porto. And the feast of Saint Lawrence 2016 is one of the must-see events if you’re spending the summer holidays on Giglio Island.   The feast Usually, the feast of Saint Lawrence lasts three of four […]

  • Published: 29-07-2016
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The 4 traditional events on Giglio Island: devotion and flavours

Traditions, flavours, ancient legends, and devotion: Giglio Island is this, too. Especially during the four traditional events. Which will take place in Summer. San Lorenzo. It is the patron saint of Giglio Island. Every year, Giglio Porto pays homage to San Lorenzo with music in streets and squares, religious processions and fireworks. One of the […]

  • Published: 27-05-2016
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Spending Easter 2016 on Giglio Island: 3 things to do

It’s beautiful to visit throughout the year, from Summer to Spring. But, in your case, you are wondering: why should I spend Easter 2016 on Giglio Island? Well, the reasons are several. Such as these three.   1. Devotion The day of Easter is the moment during which the devotion of Giglio Island people reaches […]

  • Published: 11-03-2016
  • Category: Events
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