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“scot”(37 reviews)
“rina”(40 reviews)
“vatican”(6 reviews)
We're a husband-and-wife team specialized in fun and informative art, history, food and wine tours throughout Italy. We can get you past the crowds and into private wineries, gardens, castles and historic villas. From a 3-hour museum tour to a...more
Via 1 Maggio, 5 | San Casciano in Val di Pesa, 50026, Florence, Italy
+39 328 894 5409
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Reviewed 26 June 2018

WOW! Rina (Bella!) and Scott (The LovingItaly Tour Guides... extraordinaire), planned, scheduled and guided our group of six from Rome to Florence/Tuscany to Chianti to Sorrento to Positano to Amalfi, Capri and back. Simply put, our expectations were exceeded every step of the way! Knowledgeable?...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2016

Scot took my husband and me around Rome in March 2014. He was unbelievably knowledgeable and shared interesting facts about all the sights. He also had wonderful recommendations about places we could see and restaurants we could try without him. I will definitely be in...More

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Reviewed 16 February 2015

We have toured throughout Italy with Scot and Rina multiple times, and I cannot give them a high enough recommendation. Rome, Florence, Siena, the Amalfi Coast - they know it all so very well, and make every moment of a tour such a pleasure. Visiting...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2015

We enjoyed seeing Pompeii, Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast with Scot and Rina. We (me, my husband, son (16) , daughter (15) felt so comfortable with them.. They were very knowledge tour guides and boy, could Rina drive that van! We enjoyed every minute of...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2015

My family -my 3 kids ages 9-18, my parents (75) and my husband and I went to Italy last spring to celebrate my oldest son's high school graduation and more importantly, my parents' 50th wedding anniversary. We planned to visit Rome, Venice and Sorrento. A...More

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Reviewed 25 July 2014

Rina and Scot were the difference between a good trip to Italy and a great trip to Italy (our first). We did both car touring and walking tours in and around Rome, Florence, Siena and the Tuscan countryside. Rina and Scot made sure it all...More

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Tuscansunflower22, Proprietario at Loving Italy, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2015

I want to thank all the people who have written about us using their time to make us feel so good. Their generosity and appreciation make us want to always do better because being good always pays off, and we have experienced it! Thank you...More

Reviewed 19 April 2014

What a delightful day trip for my adult daughters and I. It was a relaxed and flexible adventure to visit 'ancient' Siena and the hill town of San Gimignano‎ with Rina and Scot. There were many facts and stories that we would have missed on...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2013

I can't imagine traveling in Italy any other way. Scot and Rina made our trip stress free from the start. Planning our week was very easy and tailored to our travel style, including a phone call to go over travel plans. Rina met us at...More

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Reviewed 30 October 2013

Spent 8 days in Florence with two side trips, Venice & Rome via the train. If you have not traveled Europe before, this would be a great introduction. Florence is home to the original Michael Angelo's "David", great restaurants, and bargain leather goods. We rented...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2013

My wife and I just returned from a wonderful trip to Europe and Italy was again the highlight of our short vacation. Here's why. Simply, Scot and Rina from http://www.lovingitaly.us This was our second vacation in Europe and we wanted to make it special because...More

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Pitti is a neighborhood characterized by art and
history. Renaissance architecture such as Pitti
Palace, which houses five museums alone, introduces
visitors to the green lungs of spectacular Boboli
Gardens. Any visitor can wander through statues,
fountains, and panoramic viewpoints. Around the
garden, treasures like the Museum of Natural History
of the Specola and Villa Bardini guide guests through
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