and VIP travel agency. Memorable vacation in Italy, France and UK. Flawless Event,
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With Roman Splendor and
other special programs, Italicus ushers in a new philosophy of travel. We believe the
experience of the individual traveler is paramount. Too often, the unwieldy size of group
tours ends up reducing the wonders of an ancient civilization to a procession of
pre-packaged moments, experienced en masse, with photos dutifully snapped between bus
the unique journeys weve created enable you to discover Italy on a human scale, in
the privacy of your intimate party numbering just two or four. In an unprecedented
opportunity, you enter the private residences of Italys most illustrious families,
whose ancestors shaped the Renaissance and modern Italy.
historians paint a picture of life in these palaces and castles throughout the centuries,
and lead you through art collections rarely open to thepublic. On a number of occasions,
the owners personally welcome you into their homes, invite you to dine, and regale you
with stories of their family history and of the aristocrats life in Italy today.
Every evening, you
return to an opulent setting that evokes the atmosphere of a palatial home . We have
visited each luxury hotel where you stay on our itineraries to ensure that it meets our
rigorous criteria. Upon arrival, you receive a personal welcome from the manager, and
throughout your stay 24-hour service is at your beck and call. Many of the finest hotels
bar groups and accept only individual guests, but because of the size of the Italicus
parties, we are able to provide you with spacious and elegant accommodations at these
We have selected
each restaurant with equal care, judging not simply the artistry of its cuisine, but the
beauty of its décor and the graciousness of its ambience. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner
are always a special experience, paired with fine beverages and vintage wines. Naturally,
every dietary request will be satisfied: simply inform us before departure, and we will
customize your itinerary accordingly.
All travel within
the country takes place in the comfort of your own chauffeured car. Your escort, a scholar
with extensive knowledge of Italian culture, is available from morning to evening to
illuminate the art, history and beauty of your surroundings.