Welcome to the Crete Senesi

There is a mystical magical landscape between Siena and the famous wine towns of Montalcino and Montepulciano. It lies in quiet repose, waiting for those curious and interested visitors who want to explore yet another beautiful corner of this storied

Welcome to the Crete Senesi

There is a mystical magical landscape between Siena and the famous wine towns of Montalcino and Montepulciano. It lies in quiet repose, waiting for those curious and interested visitors who want to explore yet another beautiful corner of this storied

From Dream to Reality: 8 Ways to Plan Your Next Large Group Italian Villa Vacation

Between busy schedules at work, kids in school, relatives growing old and just the fast-pace of our day to day lives, finding the time to get all of your loved ones in one place can seem like an impossible dream.

From Dream to Reality: 8 Ways to Plan Your Next Large Group Italian Villa Vacation

Between busy schedules at work, kids in school, relatives growing old and just the fast-pace of our day to day lives, finding the time to get all of your loved ones in one place can seem like an impossible dream.

The Ultimate Summer Pool Party

10 Italian Villas to Make Your Summer Pool Party Dreams Come True The key to the ultimate summer pool party is, of course, the pool or as we like to call it: “the liquid dining table” where gatherings are centered

The Ultimate Summer Pool Party

10 Italian Villas to Make Your Summer Pool Party Dreams Come True The key to the ultimate summer pool party is, of course, the pool or as we like to call it: “the liquid dining table” where gatherings are centered

How to Travel Well. Thoughtful Planning Makes All the Difference…

Italian villa travel planning with Homebase Abroad ensures you and your guests have a successful vacation

How to Travel Well. Thoughtful Planning Makes All the Difference…

Italian villa travel planning with Homebase Abroad ensures you and your guests have a successful vacation

Vibrant, Tantalizing, Aromatic: Our Advice for Visiting Rome

Visiting a great city can sometimes feel like it comes with a lot of “shoulds.” Not the least is that you “should” actually find it a “great city” when maybe you won’t. When we work with guests on their plans

Vibrant, Tantalizing, Aromatic: Our Advice for Visiting Rome

Visiting a great city can sometimes feel like it comes with a lot of “shoulds.” Not the least is that you “should” actually find it a “great city” when maybe you won’t. When we work with guests on their plans

Ten Villa Vacation Packing Tips

Packing for villa travel?  We recommend you approach it with a view towards really settling in, and enjoying that ‘ahhh’ feeling of being home as soon as possible. Here are our recommendations for getting right into vacation mode — as

Ten Villa Vacation Packing Tips

Packing for villa travel?  We recommend you approach it with a view towards really settling in, and enjoying that ‘ahhh’ feeling of being home as soon as possible. Here are our recommendations for getting right into vacation mode — as

12 Tips for Travelling with Kids

We started travelling with our twin daughters when they were 6 months old. OK, so our work gave us good reason to take them along, but to this day we maintain those early experiences helped them grow into the interested,

12 Tips for Travelling with Kids

We started travelling with our twin daughters when they were 6 months old. OK, so our work gave us good reason to take them along, but to this day we maintain those early experiences helped them grow into the interested,

Dress Your Salads ‘Italian Style’

We all have special skills. As my friends and family know, mine is dressing a salad just so, like the Italians. Now, it is easy to get into a disagreement about food in Italy. Even about dressing a salad. I

Dress Your Salads ‘Italian Style’

We all have special skills. As my friends and family know, mine is dressing a salad just so, like the Italians. Now, it is easy to get into a disagreement about food in Italy. Even about dressing a salad. I