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  • CookinItalia, Lazio culinary vacations

    CookinItalia, Lazio culinary vacations

    CookinItalia is located in La Vignola, a country style hotel set in its own park by the River Liri as it runs through medieval Ceprano. This is the part of south Lazio known as 'Ciociaria' a zone of u

  • Cooking Classes near Parma and Modena

    Cooking Classes near Parma and Modena

    Casa Burani is bed and breakfast accommodation in the province of Reggio Emilia within easy reach of the cities of Reggio, Parma and Modena. There are 4 bedrooms which can be booked singularly or rese

  • Active Holidays in Sardinia

    Active Holidays in Sardinia

    Gaveena believes Sardinia is so much more than the Costa Smeralda. You can take them at their word by enjoying any of the following travel packages aimed at anyone who wants to get up close to some of

  • Podere Angela Schiavina Cooking Classes near Ravenna

    Podere Angela Schiavina Cooking Classes near Ravenna

    Podere Angela Schiavina is a charming country house offering bed and breakfast accommodation between Ravenna and Faenza close to both the National Park of the Delta of the River Po and Adriatic Coast

  • Taormina Sicily Cooking Classes

    Taormina Sicily Cooking Classes

    If you are interested in learning about the traditions and culture of Sicily, then understanding the local gastronomy is a fundamental part. There can be no where more fitting than the estate of Princ

A Closer Look at

  • Cooking and Wine Holidays in Umbria

    Cooking and Wine Holidays in Umbria

    Surrounded by the green, green hills of Umbria, Agriturismo La Corte del Lupo located near Assisi and the Park of Mount Subasio is an ideal setting for the discovery of organic food, wine and wellness

  • La Cucina del Gusto by Chef Carmen

    La Cucina del Gusto by Chef Carmen

    Chef Carmen has been  running culinary vacations and cooking lessons along the Sorrento Peninsular and Amalfi Coast for over a decade and she is considered to be a leader in the field of cooking break

  • EffeTi Car Hire with Driver

    EffeTi Car Hire with Driver

    EffeTi Driver is a young and dynamic company set up by Fabio Tiene near Asti in the region of Piemonte specializing in car hire with driver, known as NCC in Italian. It is an exclusive service based o

  • Short Break in Gargano, Puglia

    Short Break in Gargano, Puglia

    This 4 Day Tour of the Gargano peninusular in Puglia is proposed by the 4 star Hotel Le Ginestre located near Vieste. It is ideal for medium sized groups or for tour operators looking to offer their c

  • Cooking Classes in Turin

    Cooking Classes in Turin

    The 'Il Melograno' Cooking School in Turin was founded by Romana Bosco in 1978. It was one of the first in Italy and soon established itself among food lovers of all levels and ages. Today, Il Melogra

Restaurants & Chefs

  • Chef Luigi

    Chef Luigi

    Chef Luigi is an Italian company and concept located in South of Italy, created by a group of food professionals with years of experience in their field. Their passion and aim is to offer Italian food

  • Chef Timothy Magee, Ristorante Il Sale

    Chef Timothy Magee, Ristorante Il Sale

    Chef Tim Magee was born in Nevada after his mother, who hails from Lucca in Tuscany, moved to the USA. Making the same journey in the opposite direction, Tim met his wife Cristina in 1999 while workin

  • Restaurant Il Falconiere, Cortona

    Restaurant Il Falconiere, Cortona

    Ristorante Il Falconiere is the stylish one star Michelin restaurant of the Relais Il Falconiere located below Cortona in the Tuscany countryside. It is housed in the old lemon house of this 17th cent

  • Chef Santina and Chef Lino

    Chef Santina and Chef Lino

    Santina and Lino are the two chefs of the restaurant of Hotel Villa Ducale in Taormina where guests of one of Italy's first ever boutique hotels can enjoy simple but delicious and homely Sicilian dish

  • Restaurant Club del Doge, Venice

    Restaurant Club del Doge, Venice

    The Restaurant Club del Doge is situated in two rooms on the left side of the Hotel Gritti Palace in the heart of Venice. The restaurant offers up to 60 diners a warm, discreet and elegant atmosphere

How we Enjoy italy

Delicious Italy ® is for anyone who wants to visit Italy as we like to experience it : discovering local cultures and food using personal contacts to plan an independent trip. It was once perhaps called the Grand Tour.

Since 2000, we have tried to hand pick out the best Italy visitor experiences. Leave your comments and suggestions in our Regions and Blog sections and do join our mailing list.

What They Say

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