Best Foodie Experiences in Puglia

The cuisine of Puglia, much like the region itself, remains relatively undiscovered. Which, makes it the perfect opportunity to take your tastebuds on an adventure. Like much of Italy, you'll find olive oils, m...

Best Things to do in Umbria

Umbria may at first glance, seem like a sleepy Italian province but has a lot more to offer than might first meet the eye.  The best things to do in Umbria are done outside, and natural beauty abounds here, whi...

Team Travels: Tuscany

A couple of our team members, Kyra from product and Florence from sales recently drew the short straw and had to go to Tuscany to check out some of our luxury villas. They don’t know what they did to deserve it...

Best Family Activities in Sicily

As far as islands go, Sicily is up there with the best for some seriously interesting kid-friendly stuff. If it’s not enough that your family holiday in Sicily is next to an actual active volcano, or that there...

Best Foodie Experiences in Sicily

The focus of the Sicilian food is simple, local, seasonal and ages old. Tomatoes, olives and aubergines all play huge roles in the dishes here, and most things you try will feature them heavily, along with the ...
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Best Groups Activities in Tuscany

When you're thinking of going on holiday with a few good friends, it's difficult of think of a better destination than Tuscany. The beautiful weather, stunning hilly landscapes and abundance of cuisine and cult...
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Best Foodie Experiences in Tuscany

If you're the kind of person who likes their food, Tuscany is pretty much a dream destination. Though Italy's cuisine is popular all over the world, the freshest and most authentic dishes can only really be fou...

Taking a Trip Through Hidden Tuscany

Ah, Tuscany! Nobody who’s a regular reader of our blog will be in any doubt that it’s one of the world’s most beautiful travel destinations, and the fact our portfolio contains so many villas in Tuscany is a go...
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Top 5 Food and Wine Tours in Tuscany

What comes to mind when you think of Tuscany? Perhaps it’s the cityscape of Florence, steeped in history and dominated by the grand Duomo cathedral. Maybe it’s the rolling green and yellow fields of the Tuscan ...