Mountains and walkway on the shore, Lake Garda
Mountains and walkway on the shore, Lake Garda

National Pistachio Day: 5 Things You Didn't Know About Pistachios

February 26 2019

In this, the age of social media, everything seems to have a national day worth celebrating. More often than not, these days aren't worth much attention, but today is National Pistachio Day and these delicious nuts – known fondly as green gold – deserve a bit of spotlight. 

If you're…

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Romantic getaways perfect for Valentine's Day

February 14 2019

The origins of Valentine's Day may remain up for debate, but one thing is for certain and that's the fact that many of us love to take holidays to romantic destination with the people we love. With this in mind, we've rounded up a selection of our tours that are…

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5 Reasons to Book a Food Tour

January 25 2019

Here, at Authentic Adventures, we believe that travelling as part of a group and in the company of an expert can truly enhance your travel experience. We recently partnered with TV foodie favourite Gregg Wallace to design a collection of unique Italian Food Holidays, and wanted to give you 5…

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Banish the Blue Monday blues on a special interest holiday...

January 21 2019

If you hadn’t already heard, today is Blue Monday. It usually falls on the third Monday of January, and is statistically – according to research – the most gloomy day of the year. Why? Well, the research takes into consideration the following: bad weather, bad financial situations following the spending…

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Let us inspire you with an unforgettable painting holiday...

January 14 2019

Time, unfortunately, is one of those tricky things that we never seem to have enough of. When it comes to enjoying your passions and hobbies – if you’re anything like us – finding the time is often the biggest hurdle.

With that in mind, we want to share our range…

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Brexit: How will it affect your travel plans?

December 21 2018

If you have questions about travel after 29 March 2019, when the UK leaves the European Union, we are here to answer them and to reassure you that enjoying the world’s cultures, sights and flavours will continue to be accessible.

Will flights still operate as usual?

Regardless of the Brexit…

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Calling all chocolate lovers...

In this, the age of social media, there is a day to celebrate just about anything you could possibly think of. This week, on January 10th, it was Bittersweet Chocolate Day and we couldn’t pass this opportunity to tell you about two of our upcoming Italian Food Holidays that shine…

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