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Peru Must-See: Tour Arequipa's Monasterio de Santa Catalina

Peru Must-See: Tour Arequipa's Monasterio de Santa Catalina

So you're thinking of ticking Peru off your bucket list? Or maybe you've been to Peru, but missed The White City of Arequipa. Set aside a few days to explore this beautiful colonial city on your Peru vacation, and of course the colorful 16th century Monasterio de Santa Catalina. Photographers, pack your gear!

PhotoTour: A Florence Leather Craftsman Honors a Timeless Tradition, One Bag at a Time

PhotoTour: A Florence Leather Craftsman Honors a Timeless Tradition, One Bag at a Time

In Florence, Italy,  a master leather craftsman holds on defiantly to the traditional ways leather has been crafted there for centuries. His refusal to bend to the demands of pop culture and the temptations of technology create a demand for his custom creations that reinforce the meaning of handcrafted. And his customers carry his story with them wherever they go.  

A Dream Lunch Under the Tuscan Sun

A Dream Lunch Under the Tuscan Sun

Our beautiful lunch with good friends, good wine, and lots of delicious food was something straight out of central casting. Check out this amazing lunch with Km Zero Tours, under the Tuscan Sun.

CHECKING IN! Il Macinello: Our Heartwarming Stay in a Tuscany Agriturismo

CHECKING IN! Il Macinello: Our Heartwarming Stay in a Tuscany Agriturismo

A stay at Il Macinello, a warm and welcoming Tuscan agriturismo was not at all what we expected in Tuscany. The accommodations were wonderful, but the added cooking and enjoying dinner with new friends made it so much more.

A Tuscan Artisan Transforms Wood Into Wonderful

A Tuscan Artisan Transforms Wood Into Wonderful

You can't help but be transfixed as you watch a random block of wood slowly, deliberately, become something useful or a work of art. The skilled hands of a craftsman know just what the block of wood intends to become, and exactly which tools he needs to use to make it happen.  

A Biodynamic Winemaker Tends the Soil That Crafts The Wine

A Biodynamic Winemaker Tends the Soil That Crafts The Wine

Combining both organic and biodynamic methods of tending the soil and vines, a young Tuscan winemaker's commitment to the process results in elegant and sophisticated wines that belie his years.

Italian Days Food Feast: The Sweet Ending to Our Bologna Food Tour

Italian Days Food Feast: The Sweet Ending to Our Bologna Food Tour

When you combine interesting food factory tours, a vivacious host, and a genuine food coma, a Bologna food tour becomes the Italian Days Food Experience!

Liquid Gold: Tasting DOP Modena Balsamic

Liquid Gold: Tasting DOP Modena Balsamic

Have you ever wondered why some Italian foods like parmigiano reggiano and balsamic are so expensive? It comes down to quality, the key ingredients in both Modena balsamic vinegar and the Italian Days Food Experience. This educational Bologna food tour will change your appreciation of Italian food forever.