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Browse through the hundreds of reviews and testimonials our guests have left us on various review websites, in letters they have written us, and more. These wonderful words are the result of our core value: Our guests are to been treated as visiting friends and family, not customers.

Displaying 22 - 42 of 1143 reviews & testimonials.

"Better Than Imagined"

Italy was more beautiful and rich in history than I ever imagined. The memories made from cooking with locals and experiencing their genuine love for others is something I will forever cherish.

"Above and Beyond High Expectations"

My husband, Mark, and I are avid travelers and our trip to Tuscany became one of our favorite experiences. Everything about it exceeded our highest expectations.

"Amazing Experience"

Cooking, eating, participating in unique experiences, and making new friends.

"Fabulous experience "

This was truly one of the best vacations I’ve ever taken. Wonderful experiences every day with hosts and drivers who treated us like beloved family. Amazing adventures daily. Great food and wine.


Once again, a truly awesome experience.

"Big John's Review"

The food and wine were a total amazement each day. The sites visited were very suitable and very interesting The accommodation locations were excellent T he Cooking classes were very informative

"An immersive experience of the Italian culture!"

Absolutely outstanding!!!! The CDV Team went above and beyond to ensure we "lived" a cultural experience in the heart of Soriano and the Tuscany and Umbria regions! Can't wait for our next CDV trip!


Food, more food; wine and more wine; amazing cooking experiences at the Villa Eddarella; amazing hosts and guest that became a CDV Family

"A vacation of a lifetime!!"

This was more than a tour, it was an adventure that brought new friends, great wine and a love for the family I now have in Italy!

"Absolutely Awesome!"

Took my wife and daughter, joining my sister and a good friend in Soriano. This is our second trip, and it was just as excellent and fun as the first.

"Sister Trip"

Our day on Mt. Etna and the salt flats were my favorite.

"Porto Time"

What an amazing time and with such great people. Marta, Ines, Vitor, Maria, Ricardo and of course Minna were just so wonderful to be around and made sure that we all had fun.

"An Awesome Experience"

Plenty of Food, Wine, and Fun! It was as promised, an immersive experience with what turned out to be a great group of people. Our Host Valentina, drivers Roberta and Alex, and the hotel staff!!!!


Love, family, spontaneity, Laughter

"Much more than a holiday.."

I loved this experience and we were looked after so well. You get to be a part of Italy - the food, wine, culture and warmth. The CDV team were fantastic, creating a local experience.