• Feast of Sant'Agata in Catania

    Our friend Silvia from Catania accepted our invitation to write her experience of the Sant'Agata Festival which takes place every year to celebrate the Patron o ....

  • Sant'Orso Fair in Aosta

    The casual visitor to Valle D'Aosta may not be able to spot the difference between a 'Grolla' or a 'Friendship Cup'. All confusion can be swept aside by a visit ....

  • Rocciata di Assisi cake recipe

    This fine winter pastry sweet was provided by the Ufficio Informazione in central Assisi. We have a list of 8 other delicious recipes which include: brustengolo ....

  • Abruzzo Ski Resorts

    The best skiing in Italy south of the Alps is in Abruzzo and day trips from Rome are more than possible. There are 21 ski areas in the region forming a total of ....

  • Valgardena Ladino Welcome

    Visitors to Val Gardena can still find traces of valley history going back 2000 years when the territory was commonly known as Ladinia. In fact, the local langu ....

  • Ivrea Orange Throwing Carnival

    The carnival of Ivrea is one of Italy's most spectacular thanks to one enterprising ingredient - the Battle of the Oranges. Three days of build up and offically ....

  • How to make Polenta

    Polenta sounds like the Italian for boiling hot, 'bollente'. But this thick, scalding dish kept people alive in many regions of Italy during the winter. 

    When ....

  • Monte Amiata is perhaps south Tuscany's only mountain, in contrast to the famous rolling hills which attract thousands o ....

    Monte Amiata in Winter
  • In cycle mad Emilia Romagna the next best sport in winter is cross country skiing. And the best place to try it is Fras ....

    Cross Country Skiing near Modena
  • The mountainous territory of Carnia is the part of Friuli which straddles the border between Austria and Slovenia. Acco ....

    Skiing in the Carnia Mountains
  • The Festival of the Songs of the Blackbird (La Merla) is held on the last three days of January, typically and significa ....

    Festival of the Songs of the Blackbird
  • There are so many hi-tech ways of enjoying a 'white week' in Italy that it is sometimes difficult to visualise those ear ....

    Nostalgic Retro Skiing
  • The Sgambeda di Livigno is a lung bursting 42 kilometre cross country ski race which traditionally opens the new season. ....

    Sgambeda Cross Country Ski Race
  • The part of Alto Adige known as the 'Area Vacanze Plan de Corones' or Kronplatz can rightly call itself 'il numero uno f ....

    Winter in the Plan de Corones

NEW TOURS FOR 2015

Highly Recommended

SPECIAL STAYS IN ITALY

  • Laperegina Organic Agriturismo, Abruzzo
    L'Aperegina is an organic agriturismo located in the centre of beautiful Gran Sasso and Monte della Laga National Park, one of the three National Parks of the Abruzzo region. It is run by Marino and Elide who have restored and converted what was once the old shepherd's house into country accommodation still immersed in the woods and enjoying an fabulous uninterrupted view of both the surrounding mountains and the Adriatic ...

REGIONAL GASTRONOMY

  • Officina Gastronomica, Ladispoli
    The Officina Gastromica of Hotel alle Tamerici is more than a restaurant, as the name suggests. It is a genuine culinary reference along the Rome Coast and highly recommended even if you are not staying as a guest in the hotel. Chef Roberto del Duce proposes a unique gourmet cuisine, but his innovative dishes strongly reference local seasonal products and food traditions. 

BEST FOOD AND WINE PICKS

  • Cooking Lessons between Modena and Bologna
    Cooking Lessons between Modena and Bologna

    If you would like to enjoy a cooking class in the glorious hills between Modena and Bologna, then do get in touch with Country Villa Ca' de ....

  • Sorrento Cooking Art
    Sorrento Cooking Art

    Sorrento Cooking Art is a new Italian Cooking School located in one of the most stunning locations you could possibly wish to experience. It ....

  • Campania Wine Tours with Driver
    Campania Wine Tours with Driver

    All the provinces of Campania produce wine and Sorrento Silver Star can escort you to the best zones for discovering the region's upcoming p ....

  • Lake Garda Restaurant Cooking Lessons
    Lake Garda Restaurant Cooking Lessons

    The cooking classes of Le Gemme di Artemisia restaurant on the shores of Lake Garda are led by Chef Andrea. They are aimed at very small gro ....

  • Barolo and Barbaresco Wine Tour
    Barolo and Barbaresco Wine Tour

    This day long guided wine tour of Barolo and Barbaresco is being proposed by Tasting Tours of Asti. Meet your English-speaking guide in your ....

Selected Italy Vacation Ideas

BEST GUIDES AND TRIP PICKS

  • Italian Days, Bologna Food and Wine Tours

    Italian Days, Bologna Food and Wine Tours

    Italian Days Food Experiences take place in the territory of Bologna, Modena and acro ....

  • Day Tour to Matera with Wine Tasting

    Day Tour to Matera with Wine Tasting

    This day trip to the Sassi of Matera in Basilicata really is a full day, as it combin ....

  • Le Marche Holiday Active Vacations

    Le Marche Holiday Active Vacations

    The following active vacation proposals can be arranged through local travel planner ....

  • Sicily Driver, private guide services

    Sicily Driver, private guide services

    Your private driver for Sicily and chauffeur guide for the island is Giacomo Mazza ba ....

  • Guided Tour of Cinque Terre

    Guided Tour of Cinque Terre

    Enjoy a tour of the Cinque Terre in Liguria with Tasting Tours. Its name derives from ....

WEDDINGS AND CATERING

  • Infinity Weddings in Italy

    Infinity Weddings in Italy

    Infinity Weddings are specialized Italy wedding planners who can arrange your every a ....

  • Relais Il Falconiere Tuscany Weddings, Cortona

    Relais Il Falconiere Tuscany Weddings, Cortona

    Relais Il Falconiere near Cortona offers a romantic old style atmosphere for an intim ....

  • The Westin Palace Hotel Milan, Meetings & Events

    The Westin Palace Hotel Milan, Meetings & Events

    The 5 star luxury Westin Palace Milan Hotel is one of the mosted quoted locations for ....

  • Umbria Home Chef and Catering

    Umbria Home Chef and Catering

    Daniela Paci, official Umbria tour guide and founder of Happy Cooking, is proposing t ....

  • Country Villa Ca de Magni, Bologna Wedding Venue

    Country Villa Ca de Magni, Bologna Wedding Venue

    Country Villa Ca’ De Magni is a wonderfully green country setting for a wedding, spec ....

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