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Insider Tip: Enjoy the Wine in Style Villa Cordevigo
A private drive leads to this charming mansion near Lake Garda and Verona. Michelin starred Chef Giuseppe D’Aquino not only provides the gastronomical delights but shares his secrets in cooking classes. Enjoy wine sampling from the vineyards at the pool, or indulge in the many offerings of the spa. The patrician chapel provides the history and home to many art pieces and relics. The park is a romantic back drop for a peaceful stay. Find yourself here.
Insiders Tip: Umbria The 'other' Tuscany If hilltop medieval villages, vineyards, Roman ruins are calling, you may want to visit this lesser- known but just as great as Tuscany destination. Umbria Jazz Festival, Spoleto’s Summer Festival, Perugia’s Chocolate Festival are just a ‘taste’ of the adventures you’ll find in this region.
EVENTS AND CONCERTS
Edmar Castaneda & Gabriele Mirabassi March 12th Rome Metallica May 8th Milan Imagine Dragons June 2nd Florence Mariah Carey & John Legend June 8th Florence
Firenze Rocks June 13-16th Florence: Tool, Smashing Pumpkins, Ed Sheeran, Snow Patrol, Eddie Vedder, The Cure and more.
Lucca Summer Festival Tuscany Ennio Morricone, Sting, Toto, Mackelmore, Elton John, New Order, Tears for Fears, and more.
Cirque de Soliel: Corteo Multiple Dates/Locations Fall 2019
Did You Know... Regarded by Jaques Costeau as "one of the most beautiful corners of the Mediterranean" Porto Conte Park boast 5350 hectares and 60 km of coasts. Vegetation covers an area of over 5,000 hectares and the endangered Griffon Vulture makes this area home. The C.E.A.M.A.T Marine and Terrestrial Environmental Education Center offerings trainings and educational opportunities.Numerous places to walk or hike and take in the Panoramic views but the caves are something to behold. Make this a stop while visiting Sardinia.
The Artist is You
Learn the ancient Fresco painting techniques and bring your own masterpiece home. Available in 1/2 day or 2 day options, add this to your trip to Florence.