It is an International fair with the highest qualities of wines that uses innovative marketing strategies with the hope of becoming an annual event organized by the Wine Town Committee with guidance from the Italian Association of Sommeliers (Associazione Italiana Sommelier – AIS)from 30th September 2010 to 3rd of October 2010.
The name Wine Town (The City of Wine) comes from the fact that Firenze is internationally known as one of the Nine World Capitals of Wine (together with Bilbao-Rioja, Bordeaux, Cape Town, Mainz, Mendoza, Porto, San Francisco-Napa Valley, Christchurch-South Island) www.greatwinecapitals.com
It is for those who love “Author wine”, its knowledge, its story and its evolution. This includes wine stewards, professional buyers (B2B), lovers of wine and gourmets, connoisseurs, journalists, world travelers looking for the Italian art of living.
For four days, visitors can meet important wine producers and taste these excellent local products at a joyful festival of art, culture and entertainment.
The historic buildings, the cloisters, and the corners of the city will be renamed using wine names, creating a continuous chase of interesting events, encounters, experiments, workshops, exchanges, and much more.
It also allows the holder to visit the town museums, ride the Florence buses, and use the parking spots. With doubtless economical advantages, the city becomes a SYSTEM.
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When you'll be in Florence in that period, you can enjoy monuments, a fantastic weather, tasting good wines. Stay at hotel Mario's, close to the train station, a perfect position to start your days in the city of Florence. Nice, friendly and very well located, contact us : firstname.lastname@example.org or check your dates www.hotelmarios.com
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