Secrets of Italy - Independent Journey - 10 days

With cars banned over a decade ago, the Cinque Terre is best explored on foot (or, for the foot-weary, by train) and with an empty belly. Seafood is...

Countries visited: Italy
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Peregrine Reserve
Peregrine Reserve

Italian Lakes - 8 days

In 1810, Count Francesco Melzi d'Eril built a summer residence on the banks of Lake Como. Aristocrats, artists and royalty came from far and wide to...

Countries visited: Italy
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Slovenia & Croatia - 8 days

Caves and waterfalls abound in Plitvice Lakes National Park, but it’s the 16 interlinked lakes flowing between Mala Kapela Mountain and Pljesevica...

Countries visited: Croatia, Italy, Slovenia
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Explore Southern Italy - 10 days

Matera is known for its historical town made up of 'sassi' dwellings, which is suspected of being the first human settlement in Italy. The '...

Countries visited: Italy
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Secrets of Italy - 10 days

It has been said that the first Margherita pizza was created in Naples in 1889 and named after the visiting Queen Margherita of Savoy. Chef Raffaele...

Countries visited: Italy
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Pathways of the Amalfi Coast (self-guided) - 8 days

"The great thing about a self-guided trip is that you never really know what’s around the corner. The supplied 'roadbook’ covers...

Countries visited: Italy
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Spirit of Amalfi - 8 days

Emperor Tiberius’ Villa Jovis is perhaps the most awe-inspiring of all his island residences. A lasting symbol of Roman opulence, it is l...

Countries visited: Italy
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Jewels of the Cinque Terre & Portovenere (self-guided) - 7 days

 

Though not officially part of the Cinque Terre, Portovenere, which sits on the Gulf of Poets, is arguably just as beautiful. The area was...

Countries visited: Italy
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The Cinque Terre Explored - 8 days

Up until last century, the towns of Cinque Terre were extremely isolated, but in the 1920s a trail was built between Riomaggiore and Manarola. It became a...

Countries visited: Italy
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Magical Tuscany & the Portofino Peninsula - 10 days

Known for its ancient tradition of producing macramé lace, the colourful fishing port of Portofino is an example of centuries-old Italian culture....

Countries visited: Italy
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