Author Archives: Anna Lebedeva

Exclusive tours of Italy: the Almond Blossom Festival in Sicily

Exclusive tours of Italy: the Almond Blossom Festival in Sicily
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In February, when almond trees in Agrigento, Sicily, burst into delicate pale pink blossoms, the region celebrates the famous Sagra del Mandorlo in Fiore, the Almond Blossom Festival. This colourful festival is well worth being included in exclusive tours of Italy. For ten days, the historic city of Agrigento fills up with music and dances […]

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Customized tours of Italy: the most beautiful waterfalls in Italy

Customized tours of Italy: the most beautiful waterfalls in Italy
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Italy has many spectacular waterfalls that will take your breath away. Many of them are only accessible in summer, so, now is the time to start planning your waterfall hikes on customized tours of Italy. Here is our quick pick of the most beautiful waterfalls in Bel Paese. Cascata delle Marmore, Umbria Europe’s biggest man-made waterfall soars […]

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Italy’s Private Tours: What to do in Italy in winter

Italy’s Private Tours: What to do in Italy in winter
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Although many tourists head to Italy during summer months, Bel Paese is truly a four-season destination offering something special all year round. Here are a few suggestions on what to do in Italy in winter on Italy’s Private Tours. Enjoy winter sports The Italian Alps attract throngs of winter sports enthusiasts; however, the country has […]

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Personalized Italy’s Tours: what to do in the Maremma – Tuscany

Personalized Italy’s Tours: what to do in the Maremma – Tuscany
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The Maremma is an area in southern Tuscany that lies within the Province of Grosseto. Left untouched by mass tourism the Maremma still retains its authentic charm, unspoilt swathes countryside and wilderness, which are best explored on personalized Italy’s tours. Here is out list of the best things to see and do in the area. Explore volcanic rock villages Pitigliano, […]

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Best Italy tours: the island of Elba, Tuscany

Best Italy tours: the island of Elba, Tuscany
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The largest island of the Tuscan archipelago, Elba is an enchanting place to visit on during best Italy tours. The island’s most famous resident was Napoleon Bonaparte who lived here in exile for ten months in 1814. Despite the short stay, the disgraced Emperor of the French left a strong mark in the island’s life: […]

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Italy custom tours: Celebrating the Feast of St. Ambrose in Milan

Italy custom tours: Celebrating the Feast of St. Ambrose in Milan
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On December 7, Milan celebrates the feast of its patron saint, St. Ambrose. Visiting the city during the feast on Italy custom tours is an unforgettable experience. St Ambrose’s Day is close to the hearts of Milanese people and attracts many visitors from across the country. Aurelius Ambrosius was the city’s governor in the 4th […]

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Best private Italy tours: discovering the Garfagnana valley, Tuscany

Best private Italy tours: discovering the Garfagnana valley, Tuscany
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There is a lesser-known part of Tuscany that can be discovered on best private Italy tours: the Garfagnana valley, which stretches in the Northwest of Tuscany, between the Apuan Alps and the Tosco-Emiliano Apennines. Mostly rural, covered with dense oak and chestnut forests, the Grafagnana valley attracts the adventurous tourists, who like wondering off the […]

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Private Italy tours: the White Truffle Fair in Alba

Private Italy tours: the White Truffle Fair in Alba
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Every year, from early October to mid-November, a small town of Alba in Piedmont celebrates the annual White Truffle Fair (Fiera internazionale del tartufo bianco d’Alba). For six weeks the town, dubbed the world’s truffles capital, fills up with fragrant aroma of the noble tuber, music, gastronomic stands and crowds of excited visitors. Folklore performances, […]

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Top custom Italy tours: the most beautiful islands in Italy

Top custom Italy tours: the most beautiful islands in Italy
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Many islands off Italy’s coast boast spectacular sandy beaches, fascinating historic sites and, naturally, some of the best seafood restaurants. What else would one want for an Italian perfect holiday? Here is our list of the most beautiful islands for your top custom Italy tours. Capri The rich and powerful of ancient Rome loved holidaying […]

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Personalized tours of Italy: the Eurochocolate festival in Perugia

Personalized tours of Italy: the Eurochocolate festival in Perugia
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Every October, since 1993, the small town of Perugia in Umbria becomes a mecca for chocolate lovers. Eurochocolate is the biggest festival of its kind in Europe that attracts almost one million visitors, visit it with a personalized tours of Italy! For ten days, the streets and squares of the old town centre turn into […]

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