A Personal Guide to Travel and Life in Italy

Top Ten Romantic Walking Tours in Italy

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1. A walking tour along the Amalfi Coast’s Pathway of the Gods is like walking to heaven high above Positano, following a long terrace through lemon groves with spectacular views stretching out to the island of Capri. Pick-up more good vibes in the gardens of the Villa Cimbrone in Ravello, where Greta Garbo fell in […]

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Summer Family Travel Fun!

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Just in time for summer family travel, Italian Connection’s top local experts are developing custom family tours in Italy for adults and children of all ages. Families can enjoy nature walks among the blooming wildflowers in the Dolomites, soccer games with the local children in Tuscany, a truffle hunt with a trifulau (truffle hunter) and […]

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One Day Walking and Cooking Tours

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We are now offering one day walking and cooking tours in Sicily and the Dolomites (Italian Alps) for travelers looking for a different Italian experience with a minimum commitment of time and money. They are ideal as an “add on” to any itinerary. The tours include a Foraging Walk in the Sicilian countryside, a Baroque […]

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Customized Corporate Meetings and Experiences

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Did you know we offer hand-crafted walking, cooking and cultural tours for corporate meetings and incentive groups of 10 to 100 people. The tours are based on the owners’ and guide’s personal experiences and connections in the lesser-known areas of their favorite seven regions of Italy. Customized itineraries can include stays in a five-star Palazzo […]

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Top Ten Family Walking Tours in Italy

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1. Leonardo da Vinci & Michelangelo trails above Florence. Take a local bus up to Fiesole, and follow a trail to the spot where Leonardo da Vinci tested his flying machines (1 hr). Continue the walking tour, complete with spectacular views of city of Florence and its Duomo, to Settignano, where Michelangelo came to sketch […]

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Wild about Wildflowers

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Italy’s wildflower season is a long one – one can follow the seasons by traveling from south to north and enjoy spring in bloom for 6 months! For wildflower enthusiasts, naturalists or gardeners who simply enjoy the outdoors, Italian Connection hosts a series of unique walking tours to celebrate Italy’s most spectacular wildflower regions. Wildflower […]

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