Elena Fiaschi began her tenure at Florencetown with an internship in May of 2009, in the beginning handling brochure distribution and office work, as well as working with small group tours.Since 2010, she has been in charge of taking care of private tours, organizing tailor-made itineraries and handling any other special events.
One of the larger events that she helps cover is the Palio di Siena, a world famous horse race that takes place every summer and one of Siena’s most important traditions. Florencetown offers the chance to visit Siena every day on minivan for small-group tours, departures from florence every day at 1.00 PM avoiding the big crowds and including dinner!
Elena and her collegue Silvia, organize private booked trips to Siena to experience the Palio, complete with organized transportation and an experienced guide to inform clients about the history and traditions behind the city and the historic event.
Read about the Palio di Siena 2013 here.