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Visit Villa Pamphili!

June 15th, 2020|Blog, Escape Artists Presents|

Lago del Belvedere in Villa Pamphili Come take a stroll with me as I wander through the beautiful park of Villa Pamphili.  Still almost completely unknown to tourists, this stunning natural oasis shares the complete Roman experience with anyone who passes along its dusty roads.  Contact us to get a private virtual tour of this protected sanctuary.

Other Recent Stories

Orecchiette

January 13th, 2016|Blog, Food and Wine|

One of our very favorite pastas hails from the heel of the boot of Italy. Roughly translating into "little ears", Orecchiette are tiny cups of pasta joy, allowing an abundance of flavors to envelop your palate, and acting as perfect little sauce saucers with every bite.

Expo 2015

October 23rd, 2014|Blog, Food and Wine|

Milano teems with life, currently preparing for the World's Fair (aka Expo) to be held right outside of city center in 2015. The feast begins in May and we will be ready. Will you?

Terme of the Gods

August 16th, 2014|Blog, Castles, Villas, Gardens|

Once upon a time, the mighty Hercules set off to defeat Geryon when he happened upon a hot spring with waters that so soothed his aching muscles, he no longer wanted to return home. Hercules soon purged the evil Geryon and built a temple in honor of the springs that had given him such lasting relief, which we now call the Abano Grand Hotel.

The Magic of Villa Cordevigo

August 15th, 2014|Blog, Castles, Villas, Gardens|

Once upon a time in Renaissance Italy, the wealthy and noble Pignolati family bought a piece of uninhabited farmland, on which they built an impressive village. Today, we call this village Verona. Now, through a path of monumental cypress and nestled among vineyards and olive groves, the magic truly remains intact at the Villa Cordevigo.

The Wine Bus

August 1st, 2014|Blog|

Once upon a time in Campania, I was escorted, wined, and dined around this lush and beautiful region by the

Teatro del Silenzio

May 21st, 2014|Blog|

The virtually unknown Tuscan town of Lajatico has many unique perks: an odd name, prolific art from an eccentric designer, an immensely famous theater, and it's the birthplace of one of Italy's most beloved celebrities, Andrea Bocelli.

Chocolate Baci

May 9th, 2014|Blog, Food and Wine|

Bacio, the Italian word for kiss (or baci which is kisses) famously lends its name to one of the most delicious and unique chocolates out there, made exclusively at the Perugina factory in Perugia, Umbria.

Jet Lag

May 7th, 2014|Blog|

Jet Lag. We all get it, we all dislike it, and we all have our personal recipes of remedies and preventative measures to kill it until it dies. Now that I have triumphantly returned to the States, I present to you my top three ways to defeat it. Let it be noted that I am not a trained healthcare professional and these are simply awesome guidelines from me to you.