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Place de la bourse in Bordeaux France at night

Ultimate guide to the best places to visit in France

August 28, 2020

Have you ever heard that France is much more than Paris, its capital? Well, it’s true! Many travelers, especially those visiting for the first time, wonder where to go in France.  Yes, you do need to visit Paris, since it is deservedly renowned for being one of the most beautiful and fascinating cities in the…

windmills in consuegra in castilla la mancha

Ultimate Guide to the regions of Spain

August 24, 2020

THE 17 WONDERFUL REGIONS OF SPAIN & Two Autonomous Cities: Ceuta and Melilla Many people who are new to Spain and not sure what to visit want to know about the best cities in Spain. But what if you don’t want to spend all your time on a train, joining the dots between Spain’s far-flung…

Friuli travel guide

Italy off the beaten path: Discover Friuli Venezia Giulia

August 23, 2020

This page is an overview of basic information for travel to Friuli-Venezia Giulia, including links to other resources and our Signature Tours to help you plan your trip to Friuli-Venezia Giulia. Contact me if you have trouble finding what you’re looking for or wish to chat about traveling with us, your local hosts, to our…

Alhambra, Granada

Europe Off The Beaten Path

August 19, 2020

I miss Europe. While I am lucky enough to live in southern California, just a few minutes from the Ocean, to me there is nothing as beautiful in the world as Europe and all that it has to offer.  Whether I am taking a train ride with my husband through the mountains, driving on scenic…

The town of Ravello on the famed Amalfi coast of Italy

Ultimate Guide to the Regions of Italy

August 19, 2020

Do you know Italy… by region? It might seem like a lot to ask, but if you’re planning a trip to Italy, knowing Italy’s regions can prove quite helpful and beneficial. For those dreaming of a holiday in Europe, Italy certainly needs no introduction. For a country that’s slightly smaller than the state of California,…

Dream of Italy

An Understated Jewel: Udine and its Piazza Della Libertà

August 14, 2020

Kathy McCabe, for so many years, had wanted to publish a crowd-sourced issue of “Dream of Italy” where she asked her readers to share their favorite people, places and experiences in Italy. Of course this was a great opportunity for us to enter, and with so many wonderful places we could talk about, we chose…

10 Day Wine Tour in France

A message from Audrey about COVID19 (Updated January 06, 2021)

February 26, 2020

A customized private tour & retreat is the safest way to travel! At Travels with Audrey we are committed to your safety. We are a family. A family company of dedicated guides, hoteliers, vetted suppliers, in-country associates  and most importantly you, our guests. Our priority has always been to not only keep clients safe, but…

The Best of France: A Two Week Itinerary

The Best of France: A Two Week Itinerary

February 5, 2020

This exclusive itinerary, the best of France in a two week 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. This is is one of the many examples of what Travels with…

itineraries for family vacations to italy

Grand Tour of Italy: Private Guided Family Tour

February 5, 2020

This exclusive itinerary, a grand tour of Italy, 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. This is is one of the many examples of what Travels with Audrey can…

Custom Italy Tour Package

Custom Italy Tour Package

February 5, 2020

This custom Italy Tour Package 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…

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