Arrival 2 days early

Certaldo, Italy


Arrival — May 18


May 19 — Tour of Siena and San Gimignano – including a stop in the charming town of Monteriggioni and Farmhouse lunch with wine tasting


May 20 — Private Market Tour in Florence and then shopping in the city


May 21 — Castelfiorentino Local Market; Wine Tasting with lunch at Emanuela Tamburini Farm



May 22 — Cinque Terre


May 23 — On our Way to a Spa Day at Terme di Rapolano Spa

On way to Tuscan Spa

A Day of Pampering and Relaxing.


May 24 — Tour of Florence ~ Farmacia; Florence Accademia to see Michelangelo’s ‘David’, the Uffizi Gallery for works by da Vinci, Raphael & Boticelli


May 25 — Authentic Italian Cooking Class


May 26 — Assisi, Umbria, Perugia


May 27 — Italian Language Lesson; Wine and Food pairing with Cheeses; Olive Oil tasting and Lesson


May 28 — Departure — Lots of Hugs and Plans to Get Together!


The Ambiance


Le Bosc 2

Outside Le Boscarecce

Tuscan hills 1

Dinner Leisurely

Lisa and Karen Gelato

At Wine and Food

Tuscany Sunsets



Tuscan Bread


Cheeses with homemade jam

Zucchini Flowers ~ a delicious Delicacy:

zucchini flowers beef

Homemade Ravioli


Pasta with Asparagus


Zucchini flower tart


Tiramisu Cake


Last dinner in Tuscany 2016

… And of Course,

The Gelato

More Gelato


This was so amazing, we are planning another fabulous trip for next year. If you’d like to join us please check out  – click here –  and contact us to apply.

You can also hear about what some of the women thought of our trip by clicking here.

Our hostess Susana telling one of her infamous stories—

Homemade Italian Pasta after our Cooking Class in Tuscany—