Category Archives: Art & Culture

Best private Italy tours: what to do in Genoa

Best private Italy tours: what to do in Genoa
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The large port city of Genova is famous for many reasons: it gave the world the virtuoso Niccolò Paganini, the legendary explorer Christopher Columbus and delicious pesto alla Genovese sauce. It is the perfect city to explore on best private Italy tours. Here are some suggestions on what to do in Genoa. Admire the noble […]

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Custom-made tours of Italy: the most interesting small museums in Italy

Custom-made tours of Italy: the most interesting small museums in Italy
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Italy has an incredible amount of museums filled with priceless masterpieces. While most tourists head to the Uffizi, Doges Palace and the Vatican museums, there are many other places where you can enjoy the country’s cultural riches without having to elbow through crowds. Here is a quick pick of the most interesting small museums to explore […]

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Custom tours of Italy: the most beautiful villages in Italy

Custom tours of Italy: the most beautiful villages in Italy
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Almost everywhere you go in Italy, you will find beautiful vistas and time-burnished picturesque villages. It is a hard task to pick the most beautiful when you planning your Custom tours of Italy as each of them has something unique to offer. Here are just a few charming villages to send you packing for a vacation […]

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Italy Personalized Tours: exploring Arezzo in Tuscany

Italy Personalized Tours: exploring Arezzo in Tuscany
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So you have seen the top cities in Italy such as Rome, Venice, Florence and Milan? Now it is the time to explore smaller, less known gems such as Arezzo in Tuscany on Italy Personalized Tours. Located 80 km from Florence, Arezzo is often overlooked by tourists, despite the fact that it has all the […]

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Best Italy Tours: what to do in Piedmont

Best Italy Tours: what to do in Piedmont
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The mountainous region of Piedmont in Italy’s north-west borders Switzerland and France. This beautiful corner of Bel Paese has remained under the tourists’ radar for a long time but that is slowly changing. The region has a lot to offer: dramatic Alpine landscapes with high peaks and impressive glaciers, stunning medieval castles, gourmet food and pedigreed red […]

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Italy Customized Tours: Exploring the ancient city of Padua

Italy Customized Tours: Exploring the ancient city of Padua
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The beautiful city of Padua is overshadowed by its famous neighbour Venice. However, those visiting the city on Italy Customized Tours can fully appreciate its charms: the canals, porticoed streets, stunning frescoes by Giotto, lively markets make Padua one of the most beautiful places in the country. The majority of the sights are located in […]

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Italy personalized tours: what to do in Bologna

Italy personalized tours: what to do in Bologna
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One of Italy’s best kept secrets, Bologna is a delightful city to visit on Italy personalized tours if you want to the authentic Bel Paese. Great for short stays or longer vacations, the capital city of Emilia Romagna will keep you busy. Climb the tower For the best panorama of the city, walk up 498 steps […]

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Personalized tours of Italy: the most beautiful gardens

Personalized tours of Italy: the most beautiful gardens
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There are more than 40 stunning historic gardens in Bel Paese that can be visited with personalized tours of Italy. Created by wealthy artistic patrons they are like open air museums filled with sculptures, fountains, water features designed by talented artists and craftsmen in different eras. Here is our pick of the most spectacular gardens. Villa […]

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Best custom Italy tours: Pienza – Tuscany

Best custom Italy tours: Pienza – Tuscany
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Pienza, a small picturesque town in southern Tuscany, famous for its sheep milk cheese and stunning Renaissance architecture can be visited on our best custom Italy tours. Encircled by medieval walls, Pienza sits on a hilltop overlooking the rolling hills of Val d’Orcia Valley. It is known as the ”ideal city of the Renaissance” created by […]

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Private Italy Vacations: Pitigliano – Tuscany

Private Italy Vacations: Pitigliano – Tuscany
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Despite its dramatic position, undeniable charm and many historic sites, Pitigliano has not been overrun by tourists like many of its neighbouring hilltop towns in Tuscany and can be visited on private Italy vacations. Perched on a volcanic rock ridge the village was once settled by Etruscans, Romans, ruled by the powerful Aldobrandeschi, Orsini, Medici and […]

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