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  • Sweet Occasions – cooking classes in Tuscany

    If you really want to immerse yourself in Italian food, what better way than to learn how to cook it from a Sicilian in her own Florentine family kitchen? This is exactly what the owner of Sweet Occasions, Antonella, can offer you. Ever since she was a child she loved cooking and was surrounded by it. After years of practicing her craft, she now offers her Tuscany cooking classes to adults and children, in Italian, English or French.

    Apart from teaching you to cook, Antonella also organises memorable parties and even weddings. She loves cooking so much, she even blogs about it. A true lover of food!

    Sweet Occasions – Antonella

Experience an official tuscany tour with


This WONDERFUL tour offers you the occasion to learn about the Medici dynasty. Palazzo Vecchio was for centuries home of power, government and art in Florence and here lived the Medici's Family. 
On this exclusive tour, you will visit first the Museum of Palazzo Vecchio with the famous "Salone dei Cinquecento" and other private rooms of the Medici Family and then,  through the  special passage  - the Bridge over Via della Ninna you will follow the footsteps of the “Prince’s itinerary” and enter the Uffizi Galleries from the Medici’s private entrance. A small arched bridge still today connects Palazzo Vecchio with the Uffizi Galleries and was used only by the Medici family members to enter their private Uffizi Art Gallery. Discover masterpieces from medieval maestros like Cimabue, Duccio and Giotto to the true Renaissance classics, as for Botticelli’s ‘Primavera’ and ‘Birth of Venus’.

from 94,64 US Dollar

Venice from Florence by High Speed Train with Skip The Line to St Mark's

Join us for a perfect day in Venice from Florence by high-speed train. Marvel at St. Mark’s Basilica, from its onion-shaped domes to its dazzling mosaics, then climb up to the terraces for a rare bird’s eye view of St. Mark’s Square. You’ll then explore the ‘Floating City’ on foot, before ending your tour with a water taxi experience on the Grand Canal.

from 233,61 US Dollar

Private Tour: Florence Cooking Class with Local Wines and Market Shopping

Learn to cook like an Italian at a 4-hour private cooking class in Florence. Meet your chef to buy seasonal ingredients at a local market, then prepare a 3 course meal with your own hands assisted by a professional. Savor the fruits of your labor while tasting fine local wine.

from 119,8 US Dollar

Siena Truffle-Hunting Experience

Go on an exclusive tour around the Siena hills searching for truffles. An expert truffle hunter, with his trained dog, will take you into the magic world of this underground mushroom. An English/French/Spanish-speaking interpreter will be provided to answer all of your questions and curiosities. Do not miss a chance to get closer to wild Tuscan landscapes and feel the excitement of traditional truffle hunting!

from 155,74 US Dollar
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