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Mad About Tuscany

Nucleo Cantalena 8/C, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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A Truly Wonderful Week in Magical Cortona!

Tuscany is one of the most beautiful regions of Italy & there is no better way to experience it... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Susan P
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Perth, Australia
Mad about Tuscany

The "Mad about Tuscany" tour is simply outstanding. Sioban and Carlo accept no more than 4... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2017
Paul S
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Perth
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Nucleo Cantalena 8/C, 52044, Cortona, Italy
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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

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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 16 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

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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 21 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 29 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

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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 8 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.

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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 8 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

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

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 24 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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Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Mad about Tuscany week is a wonderful experience. Up to 4 couples stay in a delightful villa a few km from the historic Tuscan town of Cortona. Over 6 days Carlo is the personal guide and driver who escorts the guests to a variety...More

Thank Richard D
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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to post a review and so glad to hear that you enjoyed your time in Tuscany with Carlo and Sioban.

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Reviewed 30 June 2017

A fabulous week discovering the many delights of this stunning Italian region...........a unique, intimate tour created by Carlo and Sioban. There were so many OMG moments - from the scenery, food, wine to the beautiful villa accomodation. We all felt so lucky to experience this...More

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wildwoodvalley, Guest Relations Manager at Mad About Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you Leon and Marianne for taking the time to write a lovely review and it sounds as though you had a wonderful time!

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We were based at a hotel just outside Cortona and they came to collect us - felt very looked after
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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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