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Title Year Countries Traveler Contest
2065: Return to Rome

June 20th - July 4th, our 7th trip to the Eternal City and still we sight see, enjoy delicious meals, and have a day trip to Florence.

2013 Italy Liveforhols
1933: Le Marche & Umbria: Three Women, Truffle Dogs and an Uncooperative GPS

April 28-May 13, 2011. Another adventure with Colleenk! We visit Le Marche, Ascoli Piceno and a few hill towns in Umbria.

2011 Italy Pokey
1834: Northern Umbria and Southern Tuscany Trip Report

16 day trip to Italy, from May 13 to 30, 2010, sightseeing and enjoying the food and wine of Umbria, Tuscany and Rome.

2010 Italy cg0994
1803: Italy Whirlwind April 2010

The vacation took place April 9th-26th, 2010. Just my husband (26 at the time) and me (27). Trying to get in at least one large trip before we start a family! :)

2010 Italy paceysgl5
1759: The Continuing Adventures of Lisa and Marc

June 2009 Trip to Cortona and Florence

2009 Italy LisaF
1720: POSTCARD: Awaiting Table Cooking School

Week-long cooking course in Lecce, Puglia. September 13-19, 2009

2009 Italy JaneP
1661: Florence and Emilia Romagna: We Ate, We Cooked, We Drank (and Shopped)

I return to Florence and then embark on a Food Lover's Gastronomic Tour of Emilia Romagna with my friend ColleenK. We are foodies and love to eat, drink, shop, and mostly laugh!...

2009 Italy Pokey
1616: Embracing Umbria

I spent two weeks traveling around Umbria, staying in Assisi, Bevagna and Perugia before I ended the trip with a few nights in Florence. For mid-September, the weather was surprising...

2008 Italy sandrac
1542: POSTCARD - Cooking in Cortona

My sister and I were headed to Montisi, in Tuscany, for a week with Gailís Great Escapes. We were staying in an eight room villa with several other Slow Travel friends, and...

2008 Italy Bugalu
1500: POSTCARD: Wonderful Cooking School in Lecce Italy

Cooking School in Lecce May 18-24, 2008

2008 Italy Howard Arkans
1392: Assisi ISN'T Big Enough for the Pope and Me: A Trip to Bella Umbria (With a Little Extra)

Three weeks in June 2007, spent mostly in Umbria, book-ended by visits to Cortona and Rome.

2007 Italy sandrac
1387: Oh Mom!!!! What? Yet Another Small Picturesque Hill Town in Umbria??

Slowly discovering the beautiful people and hilltowns of Umbria with my husband and son; September 26 - October 5, 2007

2007 Italy Dorit
1250: The Great Harvest

October 2-16, 2006 Tina and her husband spend time in Chianti, enjoying the harvest, as well as visiting Liguria with day trips to Pisa as well as Florence thrown in.

2006 Italy Tina in Tennessee
1243: Gelato, Ceramics, Art, Pasta, Ruins, Oh My!

After many years in the planning stage we decide to go to Italy. We have lots of great times and some questionable ones; five days in Rome, a week at a villa in Tuscany, and...

2006 Italy JDeQ
1165: Sis and me in Venice, Florence and Rome

An overview of the travels of two women as they go from Venice, to Florence, to Rome in November 2006.

2006 Italy Olive Oil
1076: Toscana Americana: It's All Good Under the Tuscan Sun

July 8-15, 2006, teaching a writing workshop offered by Toscana Americana is the way to travel to Italy!

2006 Italy Lohigh
1054: Slow Tuscany: Bring on the Wine, Olive Oil, Food, Art, a Dear Monk, and New Friends

May 25-June 16 Two weeks in Val d'Orcia (near Pienza in Tuscany) staying at Agriturismo Cretaiole, drinking wine, eating good food and exploring our surroundings followed by...

2006 Italy Dog Mother
872: Italy: A Story of Vespas, Vino, and Vistas

September 20 - October 4, 2005 A two-week adventure in Rome, Umbria, and Venice

2005 Italy newsgal
838: It's All About The Shoes

Trip of a lifetime. Two weeks in Italy with a group of 22 friends

2005 Italy mary miller 2006
803: Da Acciughe a Cinghiale

An overview our our two weeks in Liguria, with one week in a cooking program, and one week in Toscana, living like Italians during late spring.

2005 Italy patid
770: Italy 2005 (or an expensive trip to the dentist)

July 13 to 31, Day and a half in Florence. Two weeks in Umbria (Assisi) and a day and a half in Rome.

2005 Italy Bill & Wendy
635: My Stream of Consciousness Report of a First Trip to Italy (Rome, Florence, and Siena)

A single girl's first trip to Italy, taking time with friends in Rome, Florence and Siena (and a day trip to Assisi).

2005 Italy KJ
552: Newbee's To Italy...

"Dream Italy"

2004 Italy apriljoy
368: Verona, Florence, & Venice: Two Weeks

March 17 - March 31, 2004

2004 Italy cmvnapa 2004
359: Lucca, Siena, Montalcino, Orvieto, and Rome

18 March to 9 April 2004 we take our ten year old grandson to Italy.

2004 Italy Pat and Henry

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