Sneak Peek: Great Italy Travel Advice Coming Up in Dream of Italy

We’re very excited about our latest subscription bonus – a 2-DVD set of Inside The Tuscan Hills (as seen on PBS) – $24.95 value – FREE with a subscription to Dream of Italy!

Now is the perfect time to subscribe to Dream of Italy. All subscribers get instant access to more than 110 back issues AND 10 issues over the coming year. Here are some of the issues you will be receiving when you become a subscriber


  A Special Report Devoted to Cinque Terre (May 2014)
We’ve hired two of the foremost travel experts on the Cinque Terre
and surrounding areas to serve as guest editors of this entire issue on
the beloved five villages. We will tell you where to stay and eat,
which locals to meet, how to navigate the villages (even if you have
mobility issues) and how to get out on the water! 

Insider’s Venice  (April 2014 and June 2014)
In April, we will tell you about the gondola workshops of Venice (squeri)
and how these gondola makers are preserving their ancient artistry. We
will also take you on a tour of these workshops and tell you how you can
see them in Venice. In June, we’ll have a special article on how the
glass-making island of Murano is fighting back against fake Chinese
glass and how to tell the real thing when you’re shopping in Venice

   Italy’s Best Cooking Schools  (Summer 2014)  
like we did with tour guides, we’re compiling THE go-to list of Italy’s
best cooking schools, whether you’re looking for a half-day lesson a
full-week culinary extravaganza. We will give you our picks across the
country from Lake Como to Calabria.  


   YOUR Italy: Your Chance to Be A Travel Writer  (Fall 2014) 

Have you ever dreamed of
being a travel writer? Here’s your chance. We will be asking all of our
paid subscribers to contribute short articles on their favorite
experiences in Italy for a special issue this fall. Editor Kathy McCabe
will work with everyone (and hold a free travel writing webinar) to get
their stories in shape for print!