In this time of global shut down, pandemics, and travel restrictions, I wanted to give a shout out to Aldo Melpigano of Borgo Egnazia. I had the great pleasure of being a guest of the Melpignano family in May 2018 while on a Puglia discovery trip. […]
Chianti Countryside-day tour starting in Florence Our Chianti wine tour can be organized year round upon request. The are arranged on an tailor made basis by our concierge service. Trip Length 5-8 hours Where Florence/Chianti/Florence Walk Rating Moderate Included Full time tour guide, licensed Meeting spot […]
If Tuscany is your next destination, let us plan an inspirational experience at one of our preferred luxury hotels. Other hotel choices available, just ask. Tell us your dream – be it wine tasting, cooking, meandering through the vineyards, checking out the architecture, or just relaxing. […]
Year round Trip Length 4-6 hours Where Florence Walk Rating Moderate Included Cooking class, wine, prosecco, full course meal Minimum of 2 people required for this tour. Price upon request PLAN A TRIP We also offer a 5-day trip to Florence focusing on culture and cooking. […]
Capri Delights Italy’s Isle of Capri, a treasure in the Tyrrhenian Sea, a delight on or off season By Eva Stelzer The Isle of Capri has drawn hedonistic visitors since Roman times. Today’s visitors represent the glamorous jet set, fashionistas and nature lovers alike. Located in […]
When in Italy, Eat Like the Italians! Posted by guest blogger: Krista Haynes Eating in Italy is like entering a culinary landscape far removed from what Americans have become accustomed to, where time remains still, and recipes have been passed down for generations. I have visions […]
Breakfast in Tuscany Some mouth-watering delights from Italy By Eva Stelzer Starting breakfast with dessert is a slightly wicked Tuscan tradition that I thoroughly enjoy. At Florence’s Hotel Il Guelfo Bianco, the chef’s freshly baked crostata is a sensory delight. The sweet jam oozed in my […]
5 Great Tuscan Hotel Breakfasts For a great Tuscan hotel breakfast try starting your morning with dessert. It’s a decadent Tuscan norm that I thoroughly enjoy. At Florence’s Hotel Il Guelfo Bianco, the chef’s freshly baked crostata is a sensory delight. A sweet flat bread cake, […]
While planning your trip to Florence, you will doubtlessly come across a plethora of hotel options for your stay. But which ones are worth your time and money? It can be a little overwhelming to sort through all of the websites and travel guides, which is […]
Greve, the main market town in the heart of the Chianti region. Guided walking tour of Florence, from Italian Gothic architecture to Renaissance gems. See Michelangelo’s David, the Florence Duomo and more. Sip a glass of perfect wine at the Villa del Cigliano.
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