Reflections of Italy, 2015

 

Rome, Siena, Florence, Assisi, Venice and Lake Como.  Italy awaits you and Jeanne is just the one to bring it to you in all its glory.  Mark your calendars now for ten day adventure to the see the best Italy has to offer.  April 13th to the 22nd, 2015.

Coliseum
No trip to Italy would be complete without a visit to the Colosseum

 

David
Or a stop at the Galleria dell’Accademia in Florence to see  David, by Michelangelo

While in Rome we’ll visit the Piazza Venezia, Circus Maximus the Arch of Constantine and of course we’ll have a panoramic tour of Rome.  On day three we’ll take in the medieval town of Perugia, the historic capital of Umbria.  Later we’ll visit the town of Assisi, the birthplace of St. Francis, and we’ll take in the Basilica of St. Francis.  On day five, we’re off to the incredible cities of Siena and Florence.

 

vineyard_in_chianti_tuscany
Our fifth day starts with a scenic tour through Tuscany

 

Florence
Florence, the capital of art in the Old World and the cradle of the Italian Renaissance
Siena
The town square of Siena, Italy

 

Along the way we’ll have great meals courtesy small cafes and bustling ristorantes.  The food in Italy has a gorgeous simplicity and it’s celebrated via small festivals and grand celebrations.

Pasta
Fettucini Alfredo is an art form in itself

On day seven, we’ll journey through central Italy, cross the heavily wooded Apennine Mountains towards the Po Valley.  We’ll wind through Tuscany and have a delightful lunch with plenty of the local Chianti.

Po Valley
The Po Valley
Venice
Day seven and eight brings us to Venice and its 150 canals and 400 bridges.

 

Murano glass
While in Venice we’ll see the famous glass makers of Murano Island

 

St Mark's
Weather permitting, we’ll have a walking tour of St. Mark’s Basilica, the Doge’s Palace, the Bridge of Sighs, and the Clock Tower with it famous Moors.

 Our last day in Italy will be partly spent in Switzerland!  We’ll travel to the Italian Lake district and see Lake Lugano then return to Italy and spend time in Lake Como where we’ll look for George Clooney ;).

como italy
Spectacular Lake Como

 If you’d like a complete itinerary for this one of a kind adventure, please click here or call Jeanne at 864-993-1955

More questions?  Perhaps this webinar will answer them.  It is just over twenty minutes long so open a bottle of Prosecco first, then Click Here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *