3 posts in category Italy

Florentine Luxury – The Four Seasons Hotel Firenze

"Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life" - Anna Akhmatova One of the many beauties of Italy is that there are so many different cities and regions to visit, making Italy - in my opinion - the most beautiful destination country in the world. But the flip side is that it can take awhile to visit certain cities, and in my case, it took many years before I could make the time to visit the City of Florence; and wow, was it worth the wait. And as is my habit, I thorou... Continue Reading

Sumptuous Italian Luxury – The St. Regis Florence

"You may have the universe if I may have Italy" - Giuseppe Verdi   The magic of Italy never ceases to amaze, and never disappoints; and the City of Florence - while sometime overshadowed by Paris, Venice, and Tuscany - reveals its own special secrets to those who walk its streets and visit its many treasures. Prior to visiting a special city such as Florence, I invest quite a bit of time in learning from the many travel experts who have visited before me, so that I can visit the ... Continue Reading

Unparalleled Italian Luxury – The Aman Venice

“I cannot write about Venice; I can only write about me, and the sleeping parts of myself that Venice has shocked into wakefulness.” - Jessica Zafra, Twisted Travels   If you've had the fortune to visit Venice, Italy, then this quote likely strikes you in the way it did me.  Venice is the most visually, spiritually, and emotionally moving city I've ever visited. It defies comparison, and inspires those fortunate enough to witness its magic, to soak in every image, experience, ... Continue Reading