A week in the Italian sunshine, visiting Naples, Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Amalfi Coast and the magical island of Capri. Wonderful history and culture. Incredible scenery. See Vesuvius, the volcano, a brooding mountain dominating the Bay of Naples. Head south to Amalfi for 4 nights on the coast. Then to Capri for a few days of island rest and relaxation. Finish off in Naples for atmosphere and world class pizza.
Truffle hunting in Italy is a fun thing to do in the months of September, October and November. Truffles grow under the ground, like tubers, they are usually found on wooded hillsides. Each year we organise trips to Piemonte and Emilia Romagna to explore the countryside, meet the locals and discover a thing or two about truffle hunting.
Unique Grand Tourist experiences – Venice and Venetian Lagoon. Discover the fabulous city of Venice. Locked in a time capsule of canals and palaces, art, history and fabulous food and wine. Truly tailor-made for a unique and original journey. For individuals or small groups.
Discover the real Sicily. Stay in the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ragusa Ibla. Stay in a tiny bed and breakfast in a fishermen’s village, see the fishermen bring in the catch. Marvel at Greek Temples built at the same time as the Parthenon in Athens. Experience Sicily’s fabulous food and wine.
Ferrari driving in Italy. Maranello – home of Ferrari Cars or Tuscany, where the wide open roads are perfect for Ferrari driving. Must do 2020!
The Veneto area of Italy is enchanting, the waters of the Venetian lagoon, the magical city of Venice and the rolling hills of Valdobbiadene make for a wonderful journey in Northern Italy. Add in the historic town of Asolo, where the poet Robert Browning, writer Freya Stark and actress Eleonora Duse lived for many years and you really have it all. History, culture, art and architecture. Wonderful food and wine. Don’t forget a glass of Prosecco on your visit.