Florence, the capital city of Tuscany and birthplace of the Renaissance, has tons of art and culture but do not underestimate the foodie part! Tuscany has one of the best culinary traditions in Italy and, although its origins are humble, it has conquered thousand of palate! The tour can’t start without an authentic Italian Coffee … Continued
One of the most fascinating ancient cities of the Campania region is Herculaneum. It is a resort town of wealthy people which was completely buried in the year 79 after Christ during an eruption of the world known Mount Vesuvius. The town was partly brought to light in 1738 when Charles III of Bourbon, king … Continued
First-time visitors to Naples will enjoy this walking tour through the maze of narrow lanes which form a perfect network in the ancient city. Beautiful old churches and cloisters which are still embellished with the original frescoes and marble reliefs, are aligned along those narrow streets and each of them has a jewel to reveal. … Continued
The ancient city lays under the modern Rome, we’ll be exploring the two underground levels of Saint Clemente’s Basilica heading to the ground level I cent a.D corresponding to the remains of an house and a temple, in the intermediate level we’ll pass by frescoed walls memories of the transition from the ancient roman pagan art to the christian roman art.
Meet in the morning and explore part of the Roman Ghetto passing by the temple dedicated to Octavia, Emperor Augustus’ sister, and Theatre Marcello and we’ll be crossing the Tiberine island walking on a true ancient roman bridge and heading to the church of Santa Cecilia.
Since the ancient roman times Tivoli was the roman nobility most preferred place in order to take a rest from the tiring roman political activity. Emperor Hadrian built his residence on the bottom of Tivoli’s hilltop, a unique place named by the UNESCO world’s heritage.
Did you ever see the movie “Roman Holidays”? The elegant Audrey Hepburn was eating gelato in the Spanish Steps, she was wishing to come back to Rome at the Trevi’s Fountain, she was walking around the Pantheon and Piazza Navona, and she was followed by a professional photographer, well you’ll be in her shoes and … Continued
Our tour of Ancient Rome offers you a possibility to discover the splendour of the Roman Empire and beyond. We spend 4 hrs walking through Roman history and we tell you even gossips about powerful Romans, who made the great capital of the Empire: Rome! The glorification of Rome by Augustus established the city as the imperial showpiece. Under Claudius’ reign two of Rome’s greatest aqueducts, the Acqua Claudia and the Anio Novus were completed.
On show in the Vatican Museums are thousands of masterpieces that cover more than four thousand years of history. It is said that every year approx six million visitors visit Vatican Museums. The treasures from the art of the past and the present have been assembled in the Vatican collection through the intelligence and good taste of numerous popes. Our tour covers Vatican museums masterpieces, The Sistine Chapel, Saint Peter’s Basilica. It is possible to customize together your private tours as you prefer.
Market tour of Rome with food shop visits and tastings
A Rome food tour to discover in a fun way the daily markets, shops and gastronomy of the city.
Join us to experience Rome as the Romans do… Strolling through open-air markets, visiting food stores, going to an old bakery to see firsthand how pizza is made, stepping into one of the most famous delicatessen stores in Rome that has been there since 1870…An Italian tradition is to get together over food and wine.
Half-day tour: Murano, Burano, Torcello
Venice and its lagoon: unmissible Unesco World Heritage Site, the Venetian lagoon is the largest in all Mediterranean and is dotted with dozens of islands. This private-boat tour is an unmissible journey to discover the origins of Venice and the main islands of the North lagoon: Murano, famed across the world for … Continued
Italy in general but Florence especially, has an extraordinary heritage of quality craftsmanship and creativity which have led to the term “Made in Italy” becoming renowned worldwide. Over the years we have built up a strong network of connections and an in-depth knowledge of fashion (and not only) that allow us to offer refined, exclusive, … Continued
Campanian and Neapolitan cuisine are very well known all over the world as many of the iconic dishes of this magic land are simply excellent. The sun shining most of the time, the fertile volcanic soil, the mild climate and the sea all contribute to create awesome recipes. The wines produced in this lovely region … Continued
This is the perfect private tour for first-time visitors in Venice The tour combines some unmissable Venetian’s landmarks, a off-the-beaten paths walk and a tour by boat. This tour includes: the Doge’s Palace – once the seat of the Venetian Republic and of its chief, the Doge – with its magnificent halls decorated by the … Continued
Half day walking tour of Bologna will allow you to be exploring all of the most important attractions of town, as well as tasting its peculiar, incredibly lively lifestyle. Stops will be arranged at God Neptune Fountain, Main Square, City Hall, St. Petronius Basilica, Archiginnasio Palace, Santuario di Santa Maria della Vita, ancient Medieval Market Area, … Continued
Bologna is the capital of fancy, fast, expensive, Italian design cars. There is no area around the world coming with such a high, concentrated number of sport cars manufacturers as the one between Modena and Bologna: this little corner of the world is indeed the capital of fancy, fast, expensive, Italian design cars. Ferrari, Lamborghini, … Continued
If you were asking any Italian where best food in Italy is, answer will easily and promptly be Bologna! Truth is, there is undoubtedly something magical about this city, capital of Emilia-Romagna region, having been crowned Capital of Food by Forbes in 2013. There is something special in here. We love food. We breath food. … Continued
For whoever wants to relive the glorious history of the Antique Greeks it will be a must to visit the archaeologic parks of Agrigento, Selinunte and Segesta which still now after 2000 years they preserve wonderful intact of temples and various other monuments of the life of these Greek cities. Following with visiting one of … Continued
The city of Catania and irresistible point, mine of hidden wonders, is a complete city that offers the tourist important historic and artistic routes, without excluding the many possibilities of relaxation and fun in its enchanting characteristic streets and live in every moment day and night; Furthermore, to the discovery of his Greek and Roman … Continued
Whereas, the Antique Rome which is found in the centre of Sicily with La Villa Romana del Casale, a roman residence of the III century A.C. which has been preserved from the nature throughout the years and given back to us with his own original system and wonderful mosaics that still now tells us about … Continued
Palermo, Sicily’s capital, diving in a chaotic city with the Arabic charms. This city gives the visitor a unique experience of the marvellous Norman Arab architecture that merge with the medieval and baroque art, with markets, restaurants and street food in between. Palermo is also is the perfect location to visit the nearest places like … Continued
This tour is an homage to the greatest artist of all times Michelangelo Buonarroti. It has been designed to depict a comprehensive picture of the artist’s life, visiting the places he grew up in as a child and those he frequented as a young man. His minor works will also be examined.
The left bank of the Arno River offers more of an authentic Florentine atmosphere, because more frequented by local artists and craftsmen who work here and who in their shops and studios produce high quality wares made of every imaginable material. A permanent exhibition of the best of Made in Florence.
The family which has reigned over Florence for over three centuries deserves to be better known. We will look at their residences and their collections and following their relationship with their constituents we will retrace the most significant phases of the rise of this important European dynasty/family.
This tour explores the evolution of civil architecture over the centuries: from high and narrow medieval towers to the stately shapes of noble palaces of the Renaissance, commissioned by the richest families of the period, designed by the most famous architect of the day. The Florentine palazzi tour includes a visit to the Palazzo Davanzati, … Continued
This tour is one of top favorites among those who are seriously interested in history of art. It dedicates copious time to the Uffizi, the celebrated Vasari Corridor, finishing at the Boboli Gardens.
This program aims to satisfy an art lover who has one day to dedicate to the discovery of the most important sights. A full day walk which includes visits to the Uffizi and Accademia Museums and to the most important institutions of religious and secular power.