Savor Susan Van Allen's entertaining anecdotes and
practical details as she takes you up and down the
beautiful boot to immerse yourself in Italy's pleasures.
Discover such delights as masterpieces that glorify
womanly curves, the palace where Audrey Hepburn
lived in Roman Holiday, gardens where courtesans once
frolicked, spas for pampering, beaches for relaxing, wine
bars and jazz clubs, adventures where you'll be making
tortellini with grandmas, shopping for Italy's prized
ceramics, skiing in the Dolomites, or setting up an easel
to paint a Tuscan landscape. No matter your mood, even
if you're simply armchair traveling, Italy awaits.