Our aim for authentic, cultural tours promotes the extensive and world famous art, architecture, and history of some of the oldest cities on earth. We strive to show you why the Roman empire still receives endless acclaim to this day, along with the ancient influences of the Byzantine, Etruscan, and Greek cultures that once occupied Italy. Many forget Italy only unified about 150 years ago, let us show you the unique identity that each region has to offer!
May 13-20, 2018 (8 days/7 nights)
Practice the language and absorb the culture of Italy as you immerse yourself in the customs of one of the lesser traveled regions of this beloved country. Follow Varese native Silvia Gallini your Italian language and culture expert, and you’ll arrive to Umbria “the Green Heart of Italy”. Umbria allures its visitors with beauty, art, history, nature and of course, food and wine. Umbria’s most famous resident, St. Francis of Assisi, attracts visitors from all over the world, but few visit the hidden Etruscan town of Gubbio. Its ancient streets and winding alleys will be your classroom for eight days.
Take part in the wild and whirlwind Ceri Festival where you truly will be the only English speakers for miles. Conquer all of the fears of traveling abroad by experiencing real Italian life first hand. Here’s your chance to travel, eat, drink, and communicate like an Italian, hand gestures encouraged! There’s only 6 spaces left, so express your interest to reserve a spot today!