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events 2020:

venice carnival

events 2020:

tuscany

events 2020:

umbria

events 2020:

maremma

events 2020:

sicily

events 2020:

basilicata

on-the-fly experiences:

venice lagoon

on-the-fly experiences:

opera in a palace

on-the-fly experiences:

parmigiano and ham

WELCOME TO

Esperienza C

WHICH STANDS FOR:

COMFORT, COUNTRY, COOKING, CULTURIOSITY,

CARMELA, CRISTINA…

WE BUILD CULTURAL AND GASTRONOMIC ITINERARIES IN ITALY. EXPERIENCES TO LIVE WITH US LINKED TO PARTICULAR PLACES AND LOCAL PEOPLE. THEY CAN BE WEEKENDS, A SHORT HOLIDAY OR A SIMPLE FORAY.

experiences

 COUNTRY 

 COOKING 

 CULTURIOSITY

EVENTS 2020

Venice Carnival: Time to dress up

Carnevale di Venezia (Venice Carnival) is one of the most famous carnivals in the world.
The costumes are beautiful and the Venetian masks even more exceptional.
It is impossible not to stand still every now and then and admire the fine details. The atmosphere is magical. The glamour of it all will make you feel you lived in a different time period. The event attracts approx. 3 million visitors per year (…)

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Tuscany: off the beaten track

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If you are planning out your itinerary to discover Tuscany off the beaten track, the many sights of the Val di Merse might be just right for you. Set between the foothills of the Metalliferous Hills and the Crete Senesi, along the course of the river Merse, this area is almost entirely a nature reserve: gently rolling green hills, mountainous areas, meadows and valleys thick with woods. At some points, you’ll encounter (…)

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Umbria: hills, truffles and chocolate

In the heart of Umbria, on the hills surrounding Perugia, tradition lives side by side with nature. Carmela Cipriani, the daughter of Arrigo Cipriani, son of Giuseppe the founder of the famous Harry’s Bar in Venice and Cristina Bonduà, an expert in hospitality and table decoration, both Venetians, will organize a fantastic week of kitchen and leisure at the Locanda del Gallo, a beautiful country house between Gubbio and Perugia in Umbria region.

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Maremma: between hills and sea

A refined boutique hotel in Maremma. Dimora Santa Margherita is a refined boutique hotel located in Castiglioncello Bandini, in Maremma, the most unspoilt part of Tuscany.Dimora Santa Margherita, an old farmhouse dating back to the 17th century, is a charming hotel overlooking 360 degrees of silence and beauty. A picturesque place that is reborn after careful restoration, as a charming residence. The location is in a small village, an ideal setting to share special moments (…)

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Sicily: the generous island

Sicily is a fertile and generous land. In Sicily there is the most beautiful sea in Italy. White and bright beaches. There is a sunny countryside full of extraordinary products.
In Sicily we find all the history of Italian Baroque with breathtaking palaces and churches. White stones and pink stones.
Villages perched on the coasts and cities with an ancient culture.
Its charm overwhelms and gives indelible emotions.

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Basilicata: where Francis Ford Coppola…

The region loved by Francis Ford Coppola is waiting to be discovered and, especially for nature lovers, absolutely to be loved. A paradise almost untouched by human beings.
Visiting this region by exploring the historic cities, the countryside and the immense expanses of wheat along the road gives the feeling of going back in time, where nature prevailed over human ingenuity.
We will stay at a simple, beautiful location called Borgo San Gaetano.

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ON-THE-FLY EXPERIENCES 2020

Venice Lagoon

A one day cruise: a unique chance to embark on a privileged journey through one of the greatest historical and cultural regions of Italy. The islands of Venice are magnificent pearls set in its lagoon. Small jewels floating on its calm waters. Travelling with specially adapted traditional boats, we experience the very best gastronomy and his- torical insight into the area, reflecting its true cultural essence.We finish by cruising the magical expanses and islands of the Venetian lagoon (…)

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Opera in a Palace

The Opera is a travelling show and each act is set in a different hall of one of the most fascinating Venetian palaces: Palazzo Barbarigo Minotto.
In the Baroque era, Venetian Palaces were places where music was an integral part of parties and receptions. The Cantate or allegorical serenades were performed together with Opera although with a commemorative purpose. Opera performances in the palaces were only for a selected audience and limited to the friends of the noble family (…)

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Parmigiano and Ham

Italy means parmesan, ham and mozzarella and balsamic vinegar.
They are the excellence of Italian products known throughout the world.
With Esperienza C you will discover the secrets of their production. A full immersion in which you will learn how they are born and processed. What are the ingredients and how to recognize their qualities. During the visits to the producing companies there will be tastings and stories.

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who we are

 CARMELA CIPRIANI 

 OUR STORY 

 CRISTINA BONDUA’

Location

Dorsoduro 333/a 30123 Venezia – italy

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families GROUPS OF FRIENDS COMPANY RETREATS OR INCENTIVES COUNTRY, COOKING, CULTURIOSITY LOVERS