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A British Love Affair

Francesco da Mosto enters Tuscany and Umbria to look at the long love affair that Britain has had with the area. He learns how to be the perfect courtier in Urbino; goes grape harvesting in Chianti; discovers the romantic inspiration at the heart of Puccini's operas; travels to Assisi to find out why he was named after St Francis; and takes Dame Maggie Smith on a sightseeing tour of Florence.

1 hour

Last on

Thu 14 Aug 2014 22:20


Role Contributor
PresenterFrancesco da Mosto
Series ProducerJonty Claypole
Executive ProducerBasil Comely

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