Culinary traditions and local gastronomy reveal the culture of a place.
Elaine provides local access to hidden places and genuine producers with custom itineraries that enrich your travel experience helping you fully appreciate the culture through the gastronomy in the context of territory, history and art.
Meeting the genuine producers who are dedicated to working within their own tradition and territory to farm the land or transform the earth's ingredients into foods and wines that reflect the territory opens a window onto their culture. Using a thorough understanding of how and why Tradition developed, together with their own wisdom and creativity, these food artisans keep tradition in evolution, preparing it for a life into the future. They give a voice to culture and tradition.
Private tours in Tuscany and Sicily: visit farms and meet producers, take cooking lessons, learn to taste olive oil and wine, visit monuments of art and history, enjoy the landscape and the richness of the culture.