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Mad About Tuscany

Nucleo Cantalena 8/C, 52044, Cortona, Italy
61 [0] 8 9755 2120
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Wild About Tuscany

Fabulous time with Carlo & Shiv. Travelled extensively throughout Tuscany with Carlo as guide... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Erica27166
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Vernazza, Italy
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Food & Wine Lovers Delight

You only have to read the exceptional number of five star reviews to know this is a unique holiday... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BaysideWino
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Black Rock, Australia
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Nucleo Cantalena 8/C, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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"wonderful week"
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"small group tour"
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"local produce"
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"tuscan villa"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous time with Carlo & Shiv. Travelled extensively throughout Tuscany with Carlo as guide. Travelled with 2 other couples and a couple of magic ladies. Ate at some wonderful restaurants from the region and drank wines from the region to die for. We were driven...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You only have to read the exceptional number of five star reviews to know this is a unique holiday to be spent in Tuscany (Cortona). It is a well constructed and paced week with enough site seeing, eating, wine tasting, cooking and free time to...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Tuscany is one of the most beautiful regions of Italy & there is no better way to experience it than with our wonderful hosts, Sioban & Carlo. We had a wonderful week with new friends in a beautiful 17th century villa, San Pietro, with its...More

2  Thank Susan P
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wildwoodvalley, Public Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

Dear Susan, many thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, and it sounds as though you had a wonderful time in Tuscany with Sioban and Carlo. They are both very passionate about Tuscany, but especially Carlo, and he loves nothing more...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2017

The "Mad about Tuscany" tour is simply outstanding. Sioban and Carlo accept no more than 4 couples, for one week of touring, restaurants and wineries. Everything is taken care of - accommodation, three means a day (including a cooking day) and daily touring led by...More

1  Thank Paul S
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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely review Paul and glad that you enjoyed your time exploring Tuscany with Carlo - hope your feet aren't too sore!

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

We could not say enough good things about Mad About Tuscany! Villa we stayed in was great. THE BEST THING WAS CARLO. (Sorry Sibby-I like you too) His experience and personality were invaluable.We ate at the best restaurants and had the best hosts you could...More

1  Thank SuperAtomic
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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Goodness, it sounds as though you had a fabulous time! Us girls in Australia might have to have a quiet word with our flirtatious Italian boss though!! How wonderful to make such good friends - perhaps you will all get together and do a second...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This was the highlight of our trip. We thoroughly enjoyed it. You couldn't get two better hosts, very down to earth and great sense of humour. This is definitely one for the bucket list.

1  Thank 220mary
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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and so glad that you enjoyed your time with Sioban and Carlo.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

This amazing tour should be on everyone's bucket list!! Carlo and Sioban are the perfect hosts!! Our group had such a good time, there was nothing we could fault; Food, wine, tours our villa everything was so much more than we expected. We went to...More

1  Thank Penny C
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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Dear Penny, thank you for your lovely review and I'm sure Sioban and Carlo would be delighted to welcome you back on the tour again - we have had a few guests return a second time and they have not been disappointed!

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

The Mad About Tuscany tour was by far the best part of our first visit to Italy thanks to 2 kind,wonderful and generous hosts Carlo and Sioban. This excellent 7 night small group tour included food, wine (both in abundance), beautiful sights and a mix...More

1  Thank Caroline M
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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Dear Caroline, thank you so much for writing such a wonderful review, it sounds as though you had a wonderful time! Sioban and Carlo both absolutely adore sharing the delights of Tuscany with others and their passion is reflected by the wonderful positive comments they...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

I have recently returned from my second visit to Carlo and Sioban in Tuscany. I had such a wonderful time in 2014 I had to return to experience it all again and I was not disappointed! What a fabulous experience ............ definitely should be on...More

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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review and so glad that you enjoyed the experience just as much the second time round!

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Reviewed 23 September 2017

This was our third time in Tuscany and by far our very best. Carlo was an incredible guide & loves what he does. It is very evident that he is passionate about Tuscany. The food was plentiful and Sioban's cooking was to die for. We...More

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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review, it sounds as though you had a wonderful time! And indeed, Carlo is very passionate about his beloved Tuscany and Sioban is a wonderful chef - we're looking forward to sampling some new dishes when she returns...More

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janinethill
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Response from 209karenroot | Reviewed this property |
We were based at a hotel just outside Cortona and they came to collect us - felt very looked after
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Response from Terry W | Reviewed this property |
You probably have the answer by now however all you need to do is Google for Mad About Tuscany Margaret River and click on the Australian website. Terry
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