Tuscan Bliss, Yoga & Wellness Retreat
“Florence has the art, Pisa has the tower, but if you’re looking for the Tuscan countryside of films & glossy books, then you’re looking for the Val d’ Orcia.”
Ask us about how your yoga group can earn 2 FREE, or for individuals we offer private yoga sessions with great artisan excursions.
7-nights Saturday to Saturday
A thoughtful vacation that combines your passion for Italy, yoga, a healthy lifestyle & desire to explore behind the scenes artisanal food & wine experiences. Yoga is optional, so your traveling companion can feel confident joining you, should they not want to participate. While yoga is great by itself, you may also be interested in our Italy Food Tour Package! The Italy Food Tour Package is great for anyone, as it provides an all inclusive “taste” of Italy! For more information, check the Tailored Experiences tab.
This Business Is a Lemon, and a Family Wants to Keep It That Way/in Amalfi, Tours /by Claudia Alfieri
AMALFI, Italy — On a recent spring morning, Luigi Aceto, a hale 78, climbed a ladder in a terraced lemon grove that stretched up the hillside in one of Italy’s most picturesque towns and expertly began snipping lemons into a wicker basket. The sun was shining. The lemons were ripe and as big as […]
Puglia; Italy’s Best Kept Secret/in Puglia, Tours /by Claudia Alfieri
POLIGNANO A MARE, Italy — Puglia has some of the brightest seas, most diverse art and architecture, most mouthwatering peasant cuisine and kindest people in all of Italy — including strangers who will go out of their way to lead you to one after another stunning beach on impossibly lapis-lazuli waters. Puglia is the heel to Italy’s […]
Tuscany Without the Crowds/in Tours, Tuscany /by Claudia Alfieri
By DANIELLE PERGAMENT MARCH 2, 2010 IT was a cold, foggy morning in Tuscany, and La Foce, a 15th-century villa that sits on 2,000 acres of rolling fields overlooking the storied Montepulciano vineyards, was eerily quiet. I walked the stone pathways in the manicured garden. Around me, cypress trees creaked, ripe persimmons swayed soundlessly from bare branches and […]