“You may have the universe if I may have Italy.” – Giuseppe Verdi
Every heart beats for this capsule of bygone and changing times. Italy’s extraordinarily diverse culture, art and food have left an unforgettable mark on many. And now the Italian Dream is yours! Why not visit both Florence and Venice in this fantastic twin-centre break? How? As your god of Mercury, we make the arrangements.
First up, we fly you to Florence for two nights at the 4 star Grand Hotel Mediterraneo. No other city blends Renaissance art, cultural wonders and ancient architecture so beautifully. The prettiest of all Tuscan towns will forever display the overpowering treasures of past masters, including Michelangelo, Da Vinci and Dante. Next up is a fantastic train journey from Florence to Venice.
Fancy an aperitif overlooking the water or an Italian feast in Venice’s bacari? For two nights at the 4 star Giorgione Hotel, delve into this magical lagoon and discover mind-blowing sights and historic splendour. Off the tourist track, uncover a water-world of dainty bridges, winding waterways and labyrinthine alleys. Bellissima!