Florence is a city with an immense Renaissance artistic heritage and, for this reason, for centuries one of the most visited in the world. But what relaunches it today is its contemporaneity, as stated by Lonely Planet that has included it in “The best of Lonely Planet, Best in travel 2022“, the top ten of the best cities in the world.
WINE AND TERRITORY – BY PATRIZIA MARAZZI
When you think about a wellness treatment, what do you imagine? Hot water, steam, stones, relaxation, landscapes, etc. Natural things.
Me, too. Except that when I think about the well-being of my guests, I replace wine for water and offer them a completely different wellness path, made up of discovery, sharing, enjoyment of small moments of good things, and stunning moments in contemplation of beautiful things. My itinerary is natural, too. The men and women of this place have been doing it for centuries.
A few weeks ago we shared on social media some excerpts taken from an article published in the famous Finnish magazine Honour Golf analyzing the ongoing changes in the golf tourism sector, in particular concerning the Covid-19 pandemic. The interesting article signed by the editor-in-chief Jukka Rimpiläinen takes its cue from the project Italy4golf to outline some behavioural models of golfers on holiday, their new needs and their emerging desires.
Thanks to the kind permission of the author, below we report the full article translated into English.
Gary Player, winner of 9 Majors in his long career and renowned designer of golf courses, was last week visiting two of the most beautiful and exciting Italian golf courses, the Antognolla Golf Club and the Royal Golf La Bagnaia, both present in our Experiences in Umbria and Tuscany.
LOST BALLS IN ITALY – BY ROBERTO VAN HEUGTEN
A golf traveler is certainly a peculiar individual.
Fundamentally he can be placed in two categories, of which I try to list in few lines the vices and virtues. Focusing on the first ones, since the second are generally less influent.
Living an Italy4golf Experience means also having a real journey into the incredible Italian food and wine culture. Because, as is well known, food in Italy is a true religion, and every trip to Italy, in our opinion, should not disregard the countless goodness that “the Boot” can give.
Villa Condulmer and its prestigious golf course have welcomed illustrious personalities from every era. Golf champions and real celebrities, from politics to entertainment.
A golfing holiday that is first of all a journey to discover Sicily’s ancient and beautiful territory. This is a 6-day Experience for those who want to combine wonderful days of golf on two excellent courses with the opportunity to explore some of the most famous and characteristic Sicilian wonders.
This is a golf holiday designed for those who love the south of Italy and want to live a week in Salento, the southern portion of Apulia, the so-called “heel of the Italian boot”. It is an enchanted place because it is full of euphoria, sun, beauty, great culture, and vibrant traditions.
Understanding the soul of Venice in the depths requires you to live it through navigation, which is a fundamental part of its essence. Because Venice is not a city on the sea, it is a city in the sea. That’s why we decided to let you experience all the feelings and emotions that this magnificent city can also give through a full-day cruise together.