Whenever people start talking about vacations in Italy, some of the first ideas that come to mind tend to include classical art, museums, castles, churches, basilicas, and Mediterranean beaches. On top of those, we also start daydreaming of postcard-perfect, sunny days when one can take a seat at an al fresco café that overlooks a lovely plaza with pretty fountains, order an espresso, sit back, relax, read a good book, and just enjoy our surroundings as the day goes by. This image is actually pretty accurate. Sometimes, though, we just really want to get away from it all, and being in a city – even if it isin a completely different country – just isn’t enough. This is where agriturismo comes in. As the term suggests, it is a combination of agriculture and tourism, or in other words, farm vacations. Italy’s countryside is as lush and vibrant as its cities, […]
"Thanks for helping us have a fantastic Honeymoon!"
The trip was awesome, everything went so well we had such a great time. We loved Sorrento and Capri.
Our days in Florence were also amazing, absolutely seamless travel. Glad I upgraded to 4 star, we were in the heart of Rome, we walked to all the sites. Our last days in Rome...
John and Marinna Read (Thunder Bay, Ontario - Canada)
Discover Italy 12 Days Tour, October 2013