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  • Villa d’Este – Luxury Hotel in Lake Como

    Villa d’Este is one of Italy’s finest 5 star luxury hotels in Lake Como with a magical position on the lake offering breathtaking panoramic views. Not only is this hotel renowned as one of the best hotels in Italy, it also has the reputation of being one of the best luxury traditional… Read more »

  • Venice – Il Ballo del Doge Exclusive Party

    Venice, Italy:  “Il Ballo del Doge is one of the most exclusive parties in the world…  Turn off your cellphones, breathe in the perfume and close your eyes. Let yourself go to the best night of your life”.. Quote by Vanity Fair Italia The Venice Carnival is approaching for 2016… Read more »

  • Merry Christmas – Buon Natale

    Italian Allure Travel sends you the warmest holiday wishes, we would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas or in Italian we say ‘Buon Natale‘. This beautiful fairytale image was taken whilst walking the incredible canals in Venice which is a truly beautiful place to holiday during the winter months…. Read more »

  • A tribute to Paris, one of the most beautiful cities in the world!

    An image gallery tribute to the beautiful city of Paris, one of the most adored cities in the world and a favourite of mine.  I have travelled to Paris many times on the way to and back from Italy. Paris is infectious, its architectural beauty, the wonderful Parisian people, its famous parks,… Read more »

  • Seaside Lunch – Hotel Cipriani, Venice Italy

    Indulge in a delicious light lunch at the seaside restaurant (by the pool) at Hotel Cipriani in Venice – “Porticciolo Restaurant”. The complimentary ride across the lagoon to the Giudecca Island in the Cipriani private boat only takes a few minutes.  The only way to travel anywhere in Venice is by private boat…. Read more »

  • La Loggia Restaurant at Villa San Michele in Florence

    On a recent visit to Florence I was treated by one of our most beautiful hotels in Italy to an incredible 5 Star lunch at their ‘Loggia Restaurant’ located on the hilltop in Fiesole at the magnificent Belmond Villa San Michele   Arriving at this uniquely located luxury villa in Fiesole the… Read more »

  • Luxury Private Villa in Positano, Amalfi Coast

    On a recent visit to Positano on Italy’s Amalfi Coast we had the pleasure of visiting a uniquely positioned luxury private Villa located in Positano, offering three private luxury suites that have been made available for private rental. Perfectly positioned offering breathtaking views over Positano and the Amalfi Coast. The… Read more »

  • VENICE Private Gondola Ride & Photographic Tour

    Recently I had the pleasure of being escorted on a private tour of the most enchanting and lesser known canals in Venice, both on foot and in my private gondola with one of our licensed guides and a professional photographer. I am always in search of the most unique experiences to offer my clients… Read more »

  • Private full day tour through Tuscany to the wineries and Siena

    Experience the very best that Tuscany has to offer with a private full day trip will be an exploration to the heart of the Chianti Classico, the defined area that begins just South of Florence and reaches all the way to the North of Siena . Whilst visiting the wonders of the area and… Read more »

  • Private boat tour to the island of Ischia, Amalfi Coast

      Spending the day exploring the islands on the Amalfi Coast on a luxury private boat with your own personal captain who is a local from the area in Italy is an unforgettable experience. Our private excursions can be completely tailored to your requirements once you are on board the boat and you… Read more »

  • Remembering Anita Ekberg in La Dolce Vita

    REST IN PEACE ANITA EKBERG The famous and beautiful actress who starred in Federico Fellini’s “LA DOLCE VITA” Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg died at the age of 83 on January 11th 2015, she was in ROME, ITALY A Swedish actress, model, and sex symbol who starred in many roles and became most famous for… Read more »

  • Christmas in Verona, Italy

    The magical city of Verona in Northern Italy has come alive with pretty festive decorations for a traditional Christmas. Fairy lights & Christmas tree’s decorate the streets of Verona, Italy Visiting the bronze statue of Shakespeare’s ‘Juliet’ in front of her balcony to wish you luck in love is a must! The place where… Read more »