As the season eases into the browns and golds of winter a dreamy tranquility returns to Lake Como. In December you can wake to magical landscape of snow-dressed trees. Stunning from every angle. I suggest you head to the panoramic bow seats on a “traghetto” for a slow, scenic tour of Lake Como. Be sure [...]
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When I have a break in my schedule, this is where I hide out for a big salad with fresh mozzarella that tastes of Naples even though I am looking at Lake Como.
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In its annual ‘Villa Vacations’ issue, the venerable magazine serves discerning travelers with a hit list of high-caliber villas and the industry’s leading villa rental agents, including Homebase Abroad’s Mara Solomon.
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Florence sits at the heart of Tuscany—and is full of art, culture, and romance. Our destination spotlight will give you a taste of the good Florence life and serve as your guide to Florence.
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Umbria is a small and rural region of Italy–especially when compared to Tuscany to the west and Rome to the south. Find out what makes this region magical and the perfect area for renting a vacation villa.