Cheers! Create an Italian Aperitivo at Home

Cheers! Create an Italian Aperitivo at Home

With a little creativity—and a little alcohol—la dolce vita can certainly be experienced just about anywhere. In fact, with some prep and planning, it’s easy to put together an Italian aperitivo at home. ... Read More

5 Terraces In Italy That Will Change Your Italian Aperitivo Forever

5 Terraces In Italy That Will Change Your Italian Aperitivo Forever

The Italian aperitivo is akin to happy hour. There are a few different opinions about how and why and where the tradition began: some say it was started in Milan in the 1860s by the creator of Campari, while some argue it was actually started in Turin in the 1780s by the creator of vermouth. ... Read More

Salute! Cin Cin! Essential Italian Aperitivi

Salute! Cin Cin! Essential Italian Aperitivi

Relax with a reverie of your trip to Italy while you sip one of these iconic Italian aperitivi (pre-dinner cocktails). An aperitivo is your chance to transition from your day to dinner, lightly alcoholic to relax and with some flavor and nibbles to stimulate your appetite. The classic Italian aperitivo is often based on one of ... Read More

Creating the Concerto – Remodeling an Apartment in the Heart of Florence

Creating the Concerto – Remodeling an Apartment in the Heart of Florence

Enjoy a behind-the-scenes look at the transformation of our beautiful Concerto apartment in Florence. Don’t miss the stunning before and after – and the final reveal! ... Read More

Discover History, Culture & Traditions on These Private Venice Tours

Discover History, Culture & Traditions on These Private Venice Tours

Make the most of your time in Venice and experience the incredibly rich culture, history and traditions of La Serenissima on one of these private Venice tours. ... Read More

Venice in the Rain: An Italy Perfect Winter Guide

Venice in the Rain: An Italy Perfect Winter Guide

Venice is stunning in any weather! Prepare for a wet winter day with our suggestions of what to do in Venice in the rain. ... Read More

The Sonata – A Hidden Haven in Rome

The Sonata – A Hidden Haven in Rome

Discover why we love the beautiful neighborhood around our Sonata apartment and all the things to see and do in the area! ... Read More

Artful Adventures in Florence & Rome this Winter

Artful Adventures in Florence & Rome this Winter

Find out why you won’t want to miss planning a winter stay in Florence or Rome that’s full of cultural delights and fantastic shopping deals! ... Read More

Discover Italy’s Timeless Charm this Autumn

Discover Italy’s Timeless Charm this Autumn

We love autumn in Italy! With pleasant weather, the change of season brings delicious foods, fun events and fewer crowds so you’ll enjoy an authentic and unforgettable experience. ... Read More

A Year in Florence: What to See & Do in Each Season

A Year in Florence: What to See & Do in Each Season

While the la dolce vita allure of Italy is strong in the summer, Florence is a city that charms in every season. Find out what to see and do throughout the year in Florence! ... Read More

Discovering Florence’s Most Beautiful Parks and Gardens

Discovering Florence’s Most Beautiful Parks and Gardens

With so many lovely parks and gardens to choose from, find out where to get a breath of Fresh air in Florence. ... Read More

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