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Valpolicella tasting discovering an ancient secret garden
#fromFamilyWinery #NOTwalking tour #individualSession Discover a fascinating hidden garden in the oldest part of the city on the bank of the river Adige, while tasting Verona's best red wines: Valpolicella and Amarone. Gain exclusive access to this Adige riverside and taste Tenuta Santa Maria Valverde handmade fine wines in this amazing setting. Listen to many old tales of this place and the surrounding neighborhood, the Cathedral Complex, which has been a place for worship for Christian from the times of the Romans to today. Wine tasting is paired with many local tasting of local products: cheeses, salami, appetizer. Your children and pets are welcome. If you are looking for real Italian hospitality, local culture and an opportunity to experience the traditional authentic world of the Valpolicella wine, join us! Other things to note This is NOT a walking tour. Wine-tasting offered by Tenuta Santa Maria Valverde with NO intermediaries. Pets and children are welcome. More than a couple? Different timing? Message me!
My Granny's secrets Making Pasta
Let's put our hands in the flour! In this cooking class, I'm going to share with you the secrets and the recipes of my Granny to make the best fresh Egg Pasta everywhere and every time you want to. Just like in the best Italian family, in this cooking class, we'll make pasta altogether, sharing time, laugh. We'll prepare pasta dough from scratch and I'll teach you all the classic cuts: from tagliolini to pappardelle, passing through tagliatelle, farfalle, maltagliati but also you will see how to prepare decorated pasta and colored pasta. You will also learn to prepare fresh ravioli. At the end of the cooking class, we are going to eat what we've prepared before. Three-course dinner, cooked with low/no salt and sugar to taste and enjoy the real essence of the food and be surprised by the feelings you'll perceive on your palate, Venetian Wine, and a lot of laughs. I will provide you with everything you need, just bring your appetite, enthusiasm for Italian good food, and a camera to eternalize this experience in your memories book. IMPORTANT: Please let me know in advance if you require any special needs or if you have food intolerance or allergy. OTHER THINGS TO NOTE In the apt, there is a lovely sweet cat who loves cuddles and meeting new people.
Risotto and Fresh pasta class in Verona
Experience an hands-on cooking class with a Veronese chef that will share with you the best techniques to prepare an authentic Italian meal. The chef will cook alongside you, teach you and follow you step-by-step to complete the recipes together. You’ll really feel like home in our kitchen and you’ll learn what makes Italian food so good. Get tips and suggestions about basic Italian cooking techniques to enhance the natural flavors of the food and you’ll discover that you don’t need a great effort to create a delicious meal. You will prepare some tasty dishes including Hand-made fresh Pasta from scratch, Risotto (with locally produced rice) and the original Tiramisu, the world-famous sponge cake laced with liqueur and coffee and sweet mascarpone cream. After the cooking class you will enjoy your home-cooked meal with the rest of the small group, sharing with them the results of your experience while tasting a glass of local wine. You'll also receive the recipes, so you can recreate this Italian meal at home for family and friends.
Amarone wine experience in Valpolicella
Meet my co-host in the city-centre, where you will take place in a comfortable and air-conditioned minivan, and there you will start to enjoy this relaxing half-day tour in Valpolicella wine region. During the transfer he will explain you about the local wines and Valpolicella valley. Then you will arrive at the winery, one of the beautiful ones located in the heart of Valpolicella, where he will show you the wine cellar and how the wine is kept. Afterwords you will sit around the table to taste some chosen wines, including the great Amarone! After taking some beautiful pictures in the gardens and vineyards, we will get back on board the minivan and we'll take the way to a second winery for another tasting. Other things to note In case of delay please contact the emergency phone number
Enchanting Verona
We'll start with the incredible Arena, a Roman amphitheater older than the Colosseum and still used today! Then, we'll continue along Via Mazzini, where most tourists notice the beautiful shops, but where we'll notice details and unique stories. We will then enjoy the lively Piazza Erbe, with its market and its picturesque buildings, and Piazza dei Signori, considered "the living room of Verona" for its elegance. In its buildings you can read all the history of Verona: the remains of the Roman city, the first 12th century Romanesque town hall, the first residence of the Scala family (XIV century), the 15th century Loggia di Frà Giocondo, the lions of San Marco placed by the Venetians when the city was annexed to the Serenissima and then chiseled away by Napoleon's troops, the Statue of Dante erected to reaffirm our Italian culture and language in the Austrian era, and finally the entry into the kingdom of Italy: all the history of Verona enclosed in this single Piazza! After having also seen the Scala family Tombs (the monumental tombs of the Lords of Verona), we'll pass to the neighboring medieval inner courtyards, as suggestive as only the ancient corners can be, and we'll finally end with the famous Casa di Giulietta, with its balcony and the statue of Juliet, among the most visited single monuments in the whole world. Other things to note Please notice the tour starts at 13.45 (1.45pm), but try and be there on time. Any problem, don't hesitate to contact me at +39 335 367063.

Try the wines of Verona

Discover Valpolicella
We'll start with a unforgettable walk in the vineyard, telling the family history of our winery and estate. We'll see the old traditional drying room where the grapes are air dried using Appassimento, a technique for which Amarone is known around the world, followed by a visit to the authentical ancien cellar for vinification and refinement. I explain you how we make our Great Red Wines. The experience finishes with a tasting togheter of a selection of our three fine wines, learning the evaluation by sight, smell, and taste. We'll enjoy the wine with bread and our organic oil, local cheese called Monte Veronese, fresh and aged and local cured meats of Valpolicella, Soppressa. You could enjoy our "Panorama Therapy" on our marvellous terrace on the best view of Valpolicella Classica. Other things to note Bring your camera and comfortable shoes. Car trasfert is subject to availability. I can assist You in arranging public transport from Verona center and Verona Porta Nuova train station to winery. You can get to the Winery by pubblic transport- no changes, only one bus line- from Verona center.
Hands on cooking class in Verona with a local foodie
GUARANTEED SOCIAL DISTANCING OF 1 METER BETWEEN GUESTS. Live an authentic culinary experience in Verona. Enjoy an amazing hands-on cooking class, followed by a convivial lunch or dinner. Silvia's home is located on a beautiful street in the very heart of fascinating Verona. She has a great passion for Veronese culinary traditions and recipes. She is happy to share this passion with curious travelers eager to have an authentic culinary experience in her beautiful city. Silvia adores cooking and hosting guests. She has prepared a refined a menu of specialties, using products and raw materials from the countryside, like meat and vegetables from the local market, and olive oil from Garda Lake. Start your experience preparing the typical tagliatelle, drinking a glass of fine wine. Then, learn the secrets behind the perfect ragú sauce, getting hands-on help while cooking it. Once the work is completed, take a sit and enjoy the meal with your friends and family. Don't miss this unique culinary experience.
The Verona Tour, Lunch, Wine & History
The Tour is a dinamic gastronomic walk through the streets of the historic center of Verona with great gourmet stops in old food shops, deli, wine bars and cafés, involving lunch. Guests will follow me (Professional Tour leader and sommelier since 2012) admiring the monuments and narrow historic streets, tasting typical Veronese dishes: from classic cheeses and cold cut appetizers to freshly made BIGOLI pasta/TORTELLI or other local main course (depends in the season), and more gastronomic delights, all paired with delicious local wines, providing so many tastings that it can be considered a FULL LUNCH. During the tour, you will make some very unconventional stops (old Roman ruins/terrace with amazing views ). It is also included a ride on the CABLE CAR RAILWAY to the most romantic view in Verona. There's even artisan organic ice-cream ( or our veronese Christmas pudding) at the end in order to fully respect the Italian tradition. The tour can be considered a full lunch and you will have two tours in one: a nice walking tour of Verona with a local tour guide combined with a food and wine itinerary. This is a must-do culinary experience in Verona!! Other things to note IF YOU ARE A SOLO TRAVEL AND YOU DON'T SEE ANY OTHER RESERVATIONS, PLEASE JUST CONTACT ME BEFORE BOOKING THE EXPERIENCE. THANK YOU
Soave experiences in Monteforte D'Alpone
We will welcome you at our winery where we will guide you through the way the grapes do to become wine. You will walk under the vines and check with us how the grapes are growing and after that you can relax in the winery with a glass of wine in your hand. Other things to note Welcome in Monteforte d'Alpone! We are 30 km from Verona, in a beautiful hilly area. You can reach us by train to the S. Bonifacio station and then by taxy with our collaborator Luca! Or, if you have a car you can also explore Soave wine land with its history, restaurants and osteria. Rent a bike!
The Verona food, wine tour with lunch & cable-car
Immerse yourself in authentic Verona, Italy as well as different culinary discoveries in this Verona food and wine tour. We will start our walking tour of Verona with a nice BREAKFAST, then get ready to discover the hidden parts of the city. You will follow your professional Tour leader (a Verona native) admiring the monuments and narrow historic streets, tasting typical Veronese dishes: from classic cheeses and cold cut appetizers to freshly made RAVIOLI with truffle, ricotta, GNOCCHI or AMARONE RISOTTO and more gastronomic delights (depending on the season), all paired with outstanding white & red WINES DOC & DOCG, providing so many tastings that it can be considered a FULL LUNCH. During the tour, you will make some very unconventional stops. It is also included a ride on the CABLE RAILWAY to the most romantic view in Verona. During our walk we will get also a piece of our Veronese Christmas pudding or a scoop of artisan ICE CREAM, in order to fully respect the Italian tradition. The tour can be considered a full LUNCH and you will have two tours in one: a nice walking tour of Verona with your local guide! PLACES VISITED MIGHT CHANGE DEPENDING ON THE DAYS. A cultural Verona walking tour exploring, food, wine, and history! Immerse yourself in authentic Verona, Italy as well as different culinary discoveries in this Verona food and wine tour.

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Carbonara Spaghetti from Scratch & Tiramisu
[Please write me before booking so we can double check the availability, especially for last-minute requests. Thank you ] I will welcome you in my grandma’s apartment to show you our art of simply cooking delicious recipes. Our approach to recipes reflects the way my beloved grandma used to cook: we will focus on the true tastes by using fewer ingredients but with excellent quality. Besides, getting the exact measurements will not be our priority, because I will train you on using your senses when cooking. In detail during this 4-hour lesson you will: - First, get a typical Italian aperitif to warm up - Second, make a delicious tiramisù, following my granny's authentic recipe. You can choose to make: - Classic or - Strawberry or - Pistachio tiramisu Just let me know your choice once you book. - Third, pasta time! I will teach you how to make carbonara spaghetti from scratch. The process of making fresh pasta will be the heart of the class. Alongside with spaghetti, I will show you other pasta shapes from the same dough At the end, you can finally taste the fruit of your work with local red wine. After the lesson, I will make myself sure that you'll be able to replicate this typical Italian lunch/dinner at home to impress your guests. You will come back home with detailed recipes, beautiful photos and unforgettable memories.
Wine tasting experience in Verona, with Amarone wine
Winter time? Rainy days? Not time to take a wine trip outside Verona?Why do not enjoy our wine experience! Join a funny interactive wine school in Verona’s city centre and discover the scent and taste of the most famous local wines in a lovely, cozy Italian “ VINERIA” where my friend and sommelier Bruno and his family will wait for you, ready to sip some great wines. We start with a soft but elegant dry and mineral white wine ( the glorious Soave) that opens the palate before moving to the aromatic Lugana (South Garda Lake). Then we taste the reds, all from the Valpolicella Classica area (west of Verona), enjoying a robust Valpolicella Superiore before sipping the King of The wines, the noble and intense AMARONE DOCG! All paired with some delicious local snacks. ( some salami soppressa fresh bread and cheese from Veronese mountains). Enjoy the tasting! Raise your glass, Cin Cin! THE EXPERIENCE LASTS ABOUT 40 MINUTES. THIS IS A NICE OPTION TO SPEND AN UNUSUAL AFTERNOON IN VERONA AND LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR WINE TRADITIONS, BACK TO THE ROMAN PERIOD. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BOOK THE TOUR IN DIFFERENT DAYS, OR TIMES, PLEASE WRITE ME AND I WILL DO MY BEST!
Verona's secrets - the monolingual tour of the town centre
Stroll through Verona's city centre together with your real local expert (educated and licensed in Verona!) and discover its main sights and its most suggestive corners! We'll do it by following a logical thread that will allow us to go through our path as if we were reading the script of an intriguing film plot. Indeed, the story is precisely the history of Verona, UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE, which unfolds for more than 2000 years, and has chapters such as the Roman and Medieval ages to its credit, very well represented by numerous and magnificent monuments, all deserving to be discovered and properly explained for full appreciation. Special attention will be given to the most crucial chapter: that of the two star-crossed lovers. And even in this respect, your knowledge will progress as you get plenty of anecdotes (secrets actually) unveiled. Specifically, we'll visit the main squares (Bra, Erbe, dei Signori) with their impressive monuments (Arena, Palazzi della Ragione, Della Scala, del Capitano, Loggia del Consiglio, Arche Scaligere); the main streets (via Mazzini, via Cappello, il Corso); we'll stare at both the stunning Medieval castle-bridge and the ancient Roman one; we'll go in search of unexpected Roman sights such as a gateway, an arch, and an archaeological site. All this through our monolingual guided tour. For private tours check "Sunset and moon with funicular".
Discovering Verona, a unique city
For variety of styles, Verona has no equal among Italian cities. Discover the history and secrets of one of the most magical and romantic cities in the world. Due to its urban and architectural structure, Verona is a UNESCO site and a splendid example of a city that has developed continuously over two thousand years, integrating artistic elements from the different periods that have followed. This tour will start in Piazza Bra with the imposing size of the Roman amphitheatre, known as the "Arena". Description of the monuments overlooking the square. Walking alongside the remains of the Roman walls we will reach the Roman gate of the "Borsari", Corso Porta Borsari and Piazza Erbe. Leaving Piazza Erbe, the medieval market square, we will reach Piazza dei Signori where the Della Scala family, the medieval Lords of Verona, built their residences and the "Arche", their private burial place . Going along Corso Sant'Anastasia and via Sottoriva we will reach the Adige river from where you can admire the San Pietro hill with the Roman bridge and the Roman theater. On the way we will admire the facade of Romeo's house and Juliet's courtyard with the famous balcony, places made famous by Shakespeare and which have made Verona famous all over the world as the city of lovers Other things to note: Comfortable shoes and clothing.
Discover the best of Verona by bike
Join Verona Bike Tour and follow the local guide around main squares and ancient monuments in an easy three-hours ride, to have a great overview of the city in short time. Choose your bike, fasten your helmet, listen to the passionate stories your guide will tell you. You will discover the city center and its most remarkable glimpses, riding through cobbled lanes and along majestic city walls. During the tour you will discover Roman ruins, Arena, Castel San Pietro, Capulets house and the famous balcony . Listen to many stories and tales about Verona’s past and present. Relax and pedal through the charming streets of the city center and have an overview of the beautiful Verona, the city of Love. Important notes: Children under 14 years old are not admitted. If you are traveling with kids write a message to have more information.

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Valpolicella tasting discovering an ancient secret garden
#fromFamilyWinery #NOTwalking tour #individualSession Discover a fascinating hidden garden in the oldest part of the city on the bank of the river Adige, while tasting Verona's best red wines: Valpolicella and Amarone. Gain exclusive access to this Adige riverside and taste Tenuta Santa Maria Valverde handmade fine wines in this amazing setting. Listen to many old tales of this place and the surrounding neighborhood, the Cathedral Complex, which has been a place for worship for Christian from the times of the Romans to today. Wine tasting is paired with many local tasting of local products: cheeses, salami, appetizer. Your children and pets are welcome. If you are looking for real Italian hospitality, local culture and an opportunity to experience the traditional authentic world of the Valpolicella wine, join us! Other things to note This is NOT a walking tour. Wine-tasting offered by Tenuta Santa Maria Valverde with NO intermediaries. Pets and children are welcome. More than a couple? Different timing? Message me!
Juliet Secretary for a Day
I will welcome you at Juliet Club, a cozy space in the heart of Verona where everyday Juliet Secretaries work. Here I will tell you more about the story of Romeo and Juliet and how the tradition of the letters to Juliet started. After a visit to the archive - we have more than 200,000 archived letters here and we receive new ones every day! - you’ll be ready to become a Juliet Secretary. According to your native language, I will give you a couple letters addressed to Juliet. You will open them and read them discovering love stories from every corner of the world. Then we will have a tea together and we will discuss what to answer. Now it's your turn to write a letter! Signed and sealed, the letters are ready for delivery. At the end of the Experience you will receive your official Juliet Secretary Certificate. Other things to note Juliet Club receives letters from all over the world written in dozens of different languages. I will try to give you at least 1 letter in your native language but this is not always possible, in particular when it comes to less spoken languages.
My Granny's secrets Making Pasta
Let's put our hands in the flour! In this cooking class, I'm going to share with you the secrets and the recipes of my Granny to make the best fresh Egg Pasta everywhere and every time you want to. Just like in the best Italian family, in this cooking class, we'll make pasta altogether, sharing time, laugh. We'll prepare pasta dough from scratch and I'll teach you all the classic cuts: from tagliolini to pappardelle, passing through tagliatelle, farfalle, maltagliati but also you will see how to prepare decorated pasta and colored pasta. You will also learn to prepare fresh ravioli. At the end of the cooking class, we are going to eat what we've prepared before. Three-course dinner, cooked with low/no salt and sugar to taste and enjoy the real essence of the food and be surprised by the feelings you'll perceive on your palate, Venetian Wine, and a lot of laughs. I will provide you with everything you need, just bring your appetite, enthusiasm for Italian good food, and a camera to eternalize this experience in your memories book. IMPORTANT: Please let me know in advance if you require any special needs or if you have food intolerance or allergy. OTHER THINGS TO NOTE In the apt, there is a lovely sweet cat who loves cuddles and meeting new people.
Carbonara Spaghetti from Scratch & Tiramisu
[Please write me before booking so we can double check the availability, especially for last-minute requests. Thank you ] I will welcome you in my grandma’s apartment to show you our art of simply cooking delicious recipes. Our approach to recipes reflects the way my beloved grandma used to cook: we will focus on the true tastes by using fewer ingredients but with excellent quality. Besides, getting the exact measurements will not be our priority, because I will train you on using your senses when cooking. In detail during this 4-hour lesson you will: - First, get a typical Italian aperitif to warm up - Second, make a delicious tiramisù, following my granny's authentic recipe. You can choose to make: - Classic or - Strawberry or - Pistachio tiramisu Just let me know your choice once you book. - Third, pasta time! I will teach you how to make carbonara spaghetti from scratch. The process of making fresh pasta will be the heart of the class. Alongside with spaghetti, I will show you other pasta shapes from the same dough At the end, you can finally taste the fruit of your work with local red wine. After the lesson, I will make myself sure that you'll be able to replicate this typical Italian lunch/dinner at home to impress your guests. You will come back home with detailed recipes, beautiful photos and unforgettable memories.
Wine tasting experience in Verona, with Amarone wine
Winter time? Rainy days? Not time to take a wine trip outside Verona?Why do not enjoy our wine experience! Join a funny interactive wine school in Verona’s city centre and discover the scent and taste of the most famous local wines in a lovely, cozy Italian “ VINERIA” where my friend and sommelier Bruno and his family will wait for you, ready to sip some great wines. We start with a soft but elegant dry and mineral white wine ( the glorious Soave) that opens the palate before moving to the aromatic Lugana (South Garda Lake). Then we taste the reds, all from the Valpolicella Classica area (west of Verona), enjoying a robust Valpolicella Superiore before sipping the King of The wines, the noble and intense AMARONE DOCG! All paired with some delicious local snacks. ( some salami soppressa fresh bread and cheese from Veronese mountains). Enjoy the tasting! Raise your glass, Cin Cin! THE EXPERIENCE LASTS ABOUT 40 MINUTES. THIS IS A NICE OPTION TO SPEND AN UNUSUAL AFTERNOON IN VERONA AND LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR WINE TRADITIONS, BACK TO THE ROMAN PERIOD. IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO BOOK THE TOUR IN DIFFERENT DAYS, OR TIMES, PLEASE WRITE ME AND I WILL DO MY BEST!
Risotto and Fresh pasta class in Verona
Experience an hands-on cooking class with a Veronese chef that will share with you the best techniques to prepare an authentic Italian meal. The chef will cook alongside you, teach you and follow you step-by-step to complete the recipes together. You’ll really feel like home in our kitchen and you’ll learn what makes Italian food so good. Get tips and suggestions about basic Italian cooking techniques to enhance the natural flavors of the food and you’ll discover that you don’t need a great effort to create a delicious meal. You will prepare some tasty dishes including Hand-made fresh Pasta from scratch, Risotto (with locally produced rice) and the original Tiramisu, the world-famous sponge cake laced with liqueur and coffee and sweet mascarpone cream. After the cooking class you will enjoy your home-cooked meal with the rest of the small group, sharing with them the results of your experience while tasting a glass of local wine. You'll also receive the recipes, so you can recreate this Italian meal at home for family and friends.
Amarone wine experience in Valpolicella
Meet my co-host in the city-centre, where you will take place in a comfortable and air-conditioned minivan, and there you will start to enjoy this relaxing half-day tour in Valpolicella wine region. During the transfer he will explain you about the local wines and Valpolicella valley. Then you will arrive at the winery, one of the beautiful ones located in the heart of Valpolicella, where he will show you the wine cellar and how the wine is kept. Afterwords you will sit around the table to taste some chosen wines, including the great Amarone! After taking some beautiful pictures in the gardens and vineyards, we will get back on board the minivan and we'll take the way to a second winery for another tasting. Other things to note In case of delay please contact the emergency phone number
Let's prepare the noodles together
HOMEMADE TAGLIATELLE In the heart of Valpolicella, come to prepare tagliatelle together with Mamma Loretta. Starting with eggs and flour, until we all sit down at the table together to enjoy our homemade noodles accompanied by a good glass of wine. Possibility to book for the afternoon (4:30pm), instead of the morning (10:30am) PASTA ALL’UOVO FATTA IN CASA Nel cuore della Valpolicella, vieni ad impastare le tagliatelle assieme a mamma Loretta. Partendo dalle uova e la farina, sino a sederci a tavola tutti assieme per gustare le nostre tagliatelle homemade accompagnate da un buon bicchiere di vino.
Learn how to make the original Gelato
Enjoy this fun and kid-friendly class and learn to make the artisanal Gelato from scratch. The chef will cook alongside you, teach you and follow you step-by-step to complete the recipes together. You’ll really feel like home in our cozy kitchen and you’ll learn what makes Gelato so good. Get tips and suggestions about basic Gelato and Sorbetto techniques to enhance the natural flavors of the ingredients. Follow the suggestions of the local chef for choosing the best ingredients to make a perfect and super tasty Gelato. Prepare fruits, spices and other seasonal ingredients, learn some specific techniques like chocolate tempering or egg pasteurization. Mix the ingredients and create the real work of art: your artisanal Gelato is ready to freeze.  During this hands-on class you'll also learn the traditional recipe to make the "Sorbetto", a delicious and super yummy frozen dessert made with seasonal fresh fruits. When everything is ready you will enjoy your hand-made desserts with the rest of the small-group. During the class you'll also receive the recipes, so you can recreate the yummy Gelato and "Sorbetto" at home for your family and friends.
Enchanting Verona
We'll start with the incredible Arena, a Roman amphitheater older than the Colosseum and still used today! Then, we'll continue along Via Mazzini, where most tourists notice the beautiful shops, but where we'll notice details and unique stories. We will then enjoy the lively Piazza Erbe, with its market and its picturesque buildings, and Piazza dei Signori, considered "the living room of Verona" for its elegance. In its buildings you can read all the history of Verona: the remains of the Roman city, the first 12th century Romanesque town hall, the first residence of the Scala family (XIV century), the 15th century Loggia di Frà Giocondo, the lions of San Marco placed by the Venetians when the city was annexed to the Serenissima and then chiseled away by Napoleon's troops, the Statue of Dante erected to reaffirm our Italian culture and language in the Austrian era, and finally the entry into the kingdom of Italy: all the history of Verona enclosed in this single Piazza! After having also seen the Scala family Tombs (the monumental tombs of the Lords of Verona), we'll pass to the neighboring medieval inner courtyards, as suggestive as only the ancient corners can be, and we'll finally end with the famous Casa di Giulietta, with its balcony and the statue of Juliet, among the most visited single monuments in the whole world. Other things to note Please notice the tour starts at 13.45 (1.45pm), but try and be there on time. Any problem, don't hesitate to contact me at +39 335 367063.
Verona's secrets - the monolingual tour of the town centre
Stroll through Verona's city centre together with your real local expert (educated and licensed in Verona!) and discover its main sights and its most suggestive corners! We'll do it by following a logical thread that will allow us to go through our path as if we were reading the script of an intriguing film plot. Indeed, the story is precisely the history of Verona, UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITE, which unfolds for more than 2000 years, and has chapters such as the Roman and Medieval ages to its credit, very well represented by numerous and magnificent monuments, all deserving to be discovered and properly explained for full appreciation. Special attention will be given to the most crucial chapter: that of the two star-crossed lovers. And even in this respect, your knowledge will progress as you get plenty of anecdotes (secrets actually) unveiled. Specifically, we'll visit the main squares (Bra, Erbe, dei Signori) with their impressive monuments (Arena, Palazzi della Ragione, Della Scala, del Capitano, Loggia del Consiglio, Arche Scaligere); the main streets (via Mazzini, via Cappello, il Corso); we'll stare at both the stunning Medieval castle-bridge and the ancient Roman one; we'll go in search of unexpected Roman sights such as a gateway, an arch, and an archaeological site. All this through our monolingual guided tour. For private tours check "Sunset and moon with funicular".
Discovering Verona, a unique city
For variety of styles, Verona has no equal among Italian cities. Discover the history and secrets of one of the most magical and romantic cities in the world. Due to its urban and architectural structure, Verona is a UNESCO site and a splendid example of a city that has developed continuously over two thousand years, integrating artistic elements from the different periods that have followed. This tour will start in Piazza Bra with the imposing size of the Roman amphitheatre, known as the "Arena". Description of the monuments overlooking the square. Walking alongside the remains of the Roman walls we will reach the Roman gate of the "Borsari", Corso Porta Borsari and Piazza Erbe. Leaving Piazza Erbe, the medieval market square, we will reach Piazza dei Signori where the Della Scala family, the medieval Lords of Verona, built their residences and the "Arche", their private burial place . Going along Corso Sant'Anastasia and via Sottoriva we will reach the Adige river from where you can admire the San Pietro hill with the Roman bridge and the Roman theater. On the way we will admire the facade of Romeo's house and Juliet's courtyard with the famous balcony, places made famous by Shakespeare and which have made Verona famous all over the world as the city of lovers Other things to note: Comfortable shoes and clothing.
Verona & Yoga with a view
Breathe in the fresh air, connect with Mother Earth and Let go A short hike takes us from the stoned roman bridge called Ponte Pietra, to the best viewpoints of the city. We’ll walk in the fresh air towards the Parco delle Mura, while discovering the history of Verona's walls. Here we'll recharge our batteries with an outdoor Hatha yoga session, suitable for all levels of experience and ability. We will start with some breath work and meditation to help expand and lengthen the breath as well as to calm the mind. Then, we will slowly warm up into a nice, slow flow sequence of postures, to strengthen and stretch our bodies. As we make our way to a peaceful close, we will do some restorative poses before gradually coming into a deep state of relaxation, savasana. Leave with a greater understanding and appreciation for what the region has to offer, and make friends along the way!
Verona Bar Crawl & Local Tour Club
IMPORTANT! Because Covid-19 rules send me an INBOX to check the availability BEFORE ANY RESERVATION! Thank You :) Join us for the best local and fascinating bar experience in town, touring around the hidden bars and taverns (osterie) of Verona. We will visit the heart of the city with its monuments doing 3/4 bar stops in local and not touristic places. We'll meet in Piazza Erbe and we will walk to the first destination of our tour to have the first drink of the day. At each step I will raccomand you what to taste (typical wine, cocktails, spritz or beer depending on your taste!) In some bars will be served some food tasting (it depends on the place!) You will be introduced on one of the coolest and most alternative area in town in order to embrace the most genuine and most local scenario ever. We will know each other sharing interesting talks and I will teach you some local 'drinking' songs in the warmest atmosphere in town :-) just say 'Cin Cin' !! Please remember that beside the first glass the other drinks are not included. *The Club from 00.00 is optional! It depends on the day, on the group enthusiasm and on my personal availability (eventual taxi and entrance cost to the club is not included* Other things to note Send me INBOX for OK before reserve. *The Club from 00.00 is optional* The starting time is FLEXIBLE, if you have particular requests just ask! Bring your enthusiasm and get ready to meet new friend
Pasta and Tiramisu class in Verona
Learn to make the famous Pasta and Tiramisu in a Cesarina's home. Share your passion for the Italian cuisine as you make new friends in this hands-on cooking class. - NICE TO MEET YOU, FOLKS! Meet our Cesarine Luisa, Maria or Anna at home and share the warmth of Italian hospitality. - LET'S START... Enjoy an Italian Aperitivo to warm-up and then take part in the cooking class at a local home in the morning or in the afternoon. Learn how to roll 'sfoglia' (fresh pasta) by hand and how to prepare 2 simple different kinds of pasta (filled pasta + fresh pasta) from scratch with your Cesarina. As the icing on the cake, you will learn to prepare also the iconic Tiramisu. Share your passion for the Italian cuisine as you make new friends in this hands-on cooking class. It's a great way to truly experience Italian culture. - A TAVOLA! (Sit down at the table) Taste the labour of your work and vote the best cook of the day. - CIN CIN (cheers!) Toast to happiness with a glass of local wine from the territory cellars: our Cesarine offer only wines of the region. IMPORTANT NOTE - The full address of the host's home will be disclosed AFTER the reservation, please ignore the address on the airbnb map, it's only a placeholder.
  1. Airbnb
  2. Italy
  3. Veneto
  4. Province of Verona
  5. Verona