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By Jess
On: 23rd May, 2019

Are you Ahead of the Game? Where to Head this Autumn

  • Porto & the Douro Valley
  • Tuscany
  • Zimbabwe
  • Oaxaca & Chiapas
  • New England
  • New Zealand

Summer may not have even begun (and who knows if it ever will) but before we know it autumn leaves will be falling, the Pimm's will be heading back into the cupboard for another year and the pervading pong of barbecue will have faded from the air. A stark reality we're sure you'll agree. And…

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By Guest blogger
On: 5th December, 2018

A Tuscan Treat: Castello del Nero Hotel & Spa

  • Tuscany
  • Italy

This October, I took a two hour flight from London to Pisa, the city with the infamous 12th century Leaning Tower. I then travelled forward to Chianti, a winemaking region in Tuscany one hour away, where I spent three blissful days eating the most divine local produce and drinking…

grape cutting
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By Guest blogger
On: 6th September, 2018

Top Three: European Vineyards to Experience

  • The Alentejo
  • Bordeaux & The Dordogne
  • Tuscany

For all the oenophiles out there, there is surely nothing greater than sitting back and sipping a glass of vino (or three) while also drinking in (sorry) a seriously stunning view. Well, luckily for us Brits, we don't have to travel far for our vino-with-a-view hit; Europe is home to some of…

Lake Como
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By Kate L
On: 18th July, 2017

Part One Of My Italian Odyssey: The Lakes and Tuscany

  • Italy
  • Italian Lakes
  • Tuscany

As we set off from Milan towards the Lakes, waving goodbye to clean eating and preparing ourselves instead for ten days of wining and dining, superb vistas and myriad boutique properties, I hadn't stopped to really think about the variety and richness that this well-travelled country would…

Amalfi Coast
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By Guest blogger
On: 28th October, 2016

Five Favourite Hotels in Italy

  • Italy
  • The Amalfi Coast
  • The Dolomites
  • Puglia
  • Tuscany
  • Sicily & the Aeolian Islands

Luxury, style, exquisite landscapes and, of course, delicious food - Italy is unbeatable. From the romantic undulating Tuscan hills evoking images of woody wine cellars and rows of olive trees, to the sensational Amalfi coast, a source of inspiration for Dolce and Gabanna's fantastical…

View of vineyard in Tuscany
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By Guest blogger
On: 29th June, 2014

Tuscany: A Romantic Paradise To Render Every Jane Austen Novel Obsolete

  • Italy
  • Tuscany

Claudia has just returned from beautiful Tuscany where she's been revelling in the glory of rolling hills, romantic settings and stunning hotels. Not jealous at all. Not even a little...