News from Our Beloved Italy to You
 
"You may have the universe if I may have Italy."    - Giuseppe Verdi

Italy is #1 in UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Yes, it is true!  Italy has more UNESCO World Heritage Sites than any other country in the world.  Want to know which one is pictured here on the left? Please contact us!

UNESCO World Heritgae List
Grazie  Sig. della Valle
The founder & chief executive of Tod's,  Diego della Valle,  is the man behind the three-year renovation of Rome's stunning Colosseum . His  €25 million investment is sure to please the 6 million yearly visitors. Stayed tuned .. there are other designers preserving Italy!
Hotel News
A New in Hotel Rome
The new NH Collection Roma Palazzo Cinquecento is located in the heart of Rome, near to the rail station.  With 177 rooms, this stunning, 5-star hotel is a great option in a city with too much demand and too little supply.

Roma Palazzo Cinquecento
Changes in Rome
The Aldrovandi Palace Villa Borghese, a deluxe hotel in central Rome, is now part of the Dogus Group (D-Hotel Group). This hotel is now a sister property of the luxurious Capri Palace. What a combination!

Aldrovandi Palace Hotel Rome
Goodbye for Now
On the 24th of March 2016, the Intercontinental de la Ville Rome will close its doors.  News about its future is not available at this time, but we hope that a new and improved hotel will take its place.  

We will keep you posted.
 
Guess the European Cultural Capital for 2019!
Yes, Stunning Matera!
Each week its seems there is more press about this under-explored area of Italy.  If you have not discovered the amazing cave hotels yet, let us help you to explore them!  There is so much history in and around Matera - don't miss all this city and the region of Basilicata have to offer. 

Basilicata Awaits
The region of Basilicata has so many secrets to discover, of which Matera is just one of the best. Once you visit, you will wonder why you never explored this region sooner!  The Hotel Marinagri (pictured left) is just one more highlight in this amazing region.

More about Basilicata
Celebrations in Italy
Carnival in Venice
Again, the Carnival of Venice, steeped in history and tradition, did not disappoint this year.  The annual festival was held from 23 January to 9 February and featured the elaborate and historical costumes for which Venice is known.                             
Easter is Coming
Following Carnival in Venice, Italy is excited for Easter in the Jubilee Year.  It is a year of celebration in Italy, and Easter week is certainly a highlight.

Did you know? Easter Sunday is usually spent with family, while Easter Monday, or “Pasquetta,” is spent with friends.

For more on the celebrations at the Vatican, please see here:
Calendar of Events
We have two new divisions!
Weddings in Italy!
Is there a more romantic destination than Italy to say "I Do"?   If you decide to confirm your love in Italy, please let us assist with all of your wedding plans.  Will you take your vows on a cliff in Positano, on a bridge in Venice, or on an estate in Tuscany?  No matter where you choose, we can help!  

Weddings in Italy
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Sport Tours
We are excited to announce our partnership with I Sport Travel, the leading operator of tailor-made team sports trips to Italy.  We now offer tours and tournaments in Italy for players of all ages.  Enjoy training sessions with professionals from the National League sports clubs including Italian Seria A, Premier League and Liga. 
Connect with Us!
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For the convenience of our clients, we have a US Phone number that reaches our office in Italy - 636-452-9815.  
Please visit our improved website, where you may learn more about each of our team members ... and so much more!
We are looking forward to welcoming you in Italy one day soon!