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Picnic in Val d'Orcia

When can we travel to Europe again?

I imagine that it’s the same thing I want to know….when can we travel to Europe again? During this time spent at home, sheltering in place and working on helping flattening the curve, we can’t help but ask ourselves when, and in what form, we’ll be able to travel to Europe again Each individual European…

Travel to Europe

Why Audrey will Keep Talking About Travel

We hope all of you are safe and well during this challenging time. Even in the midst of pandemic, we still believe that travel makes life richer, no matter where you are. It’s true, we don’t know what’s going to happen tomorrow. We’re taking this pandemic seriously: our associates, clients, friends and family are revising…

10 Day Wine Tour in France

Audrey’s Travel Policy Update for COVID-19

Message from Audrey At Travels with Audrey we are a family. A family company of dedicated employees, guides, hoteliers, partners, and most importantly you, our guests. Our over 35 years of experience in the travel industry has never been more important as we are used to dealing with global issues.  Our priority has always been…

The Best of France: A Two Week Itinerary

The Best of France: A Two Week Itinerary

The Best of France: A Two Week Itinerary This exclusive itinerary was designed for Marti, Kathy and family, with Audrey as their driver guide (6 adults). Private tour stared in Paris and ended in Lyon. 13 days/12 nights in 4/5 star hotels. Here is what was included in their all-inclusive private tour in France: 4…

Grand Tour of Italy

Grand Tour of Italy: Private Guided Family Tour

This exclusive itinerary was designed for a Jay C, his wife Ellen and family, in celebration of his 60th birthday (10 adults and 2 children under the age of 5) with Audrey as their Tour Manager. Here is what was included in their all-inclusive tour package and the places they visited: This package includes 14…

Custom Italy Tour Package

Custom Italy Tour Package

This exclusive itinerary was designed for Jean and Alan from Colorado. Not only had they expressed an interest in seeing Venice and Rome, but also a few places beyond the beaten path as well as the opportunity to play some Golf near Rome. After one-on-one consultations and listening to what they were looking for in…

Italy Tour Package: Venice, Florence, Rome & the Amalfi Coast

Italy Tour Package: Venice, Florence, Rome & the Amalfi Coast

This exclusive itinerary “Italy’s Treasured Cities” was designed for Dave and Kelly who were traveling to Italy for the first time and wished for a more independent type of vacation. Starting the tour in Venice here is what was included in their package: 2 nights in a historical palazzo in Venice, walking distance to Piazza…

Tour to Northern Italy

Tour to Northern Italy

This exclusive itinerary with Audrey as driver-guide was designed for Kathy and Rich who wished to discover more of what Italy has to offer, authentic experiences beyond the beaten path. 1 night in a Boutique Hotel property in Asolo  2 nights in a Villa in the Valpolicella wine area of Veneto nestled in the Amarone…

2 Weeks in Italy with Kids: A family-friendly Itinerary

2 Weeks in Italy with Kids: A family-friendly Itinerary

This exclusive itinerary 2 weeks in Italy with kids itinerary was designed with Audrey as Tour manager for a multi-generational family traveling to Italy (12 adults and 2 children under the age of 5). Marti, Bob, Rich and Kathy traveled with me to Italy back in 2013 and last year wished to put together a…

Italy Off the Beaten Path Tour

Italy Off the Beaten Path Tour

This exclusive off the beaten path Italy tour itinerary was designed for Timothy and Janet from Seattle, Washington, with myself, Audrey, as their driver-guide. Tim and Janet wished for me to create an itinerary unlike anyone else’s, which is my specialty, and so I did! It was wonderful to be able to share and show…