A weekend in Verona – City of Romance

A weekend in Verona – City of Romance

Verona is an enchanting historic city. There are medieval palaces, elegant squares and the finest Roman Amphitheatre in Northern Italy. The city of Verona was the home of Romeo and Juliet. You can visit Juliet’s house and see the famous balcony. To this day Verona is associated with romance. Verona is an elegant city too, it has great shopping, numerous cafes and restaurants and a highly respected university.

Venice and Veneto – a la carte

Venice and Veneto – a la carte

Venice is an enchanting city. Palaces, bridges and canals link the numerous islands of Venice to each other. This is a city of boats, lapping water and polished paving stones. A city to walk, wander and dream. Why not join Grand Tourist for a short break in Venice and discover the city, Venetian Lagoon and the islands. Also the fabulous countryside of the Veneto – brimming with grand country houses and breath-taking countryside. Art, history and fabulous food and wine. What could be better. Alternatively we’ll write an itinerary just for you – the ideal way to discover this idyllic region

Venice and Asolo

Venice and Asolo

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. Not to mention wonderful food and wine. The vineyards around Conegliano are a ‘must’ for Prosecco lovers…