Travel guide from the experts in luxury Italian villa rentals and concierge service. Homebase Abroad aims to create unparalleled vacation experiences in Tuscany, the Amalfi Coast, Lake Como, and Umbria by matching your holiday dreams with the finest rental villas and adventures in Italy. We consider what we do an art.
Homebase Abroad’s BOOK & MOVIE Recommendations Books make lovely holiday gifts. We are excited to share our book and movie recommendations with you. There are so many options curating a definitive list is an impossible task. Our list comes from years of reading, collecting and scouring bookshelves. Whether your interest is fiction, non-fiction or visual, […]
Without a doubt, the biggest benefit to our guests enjoying a villa vacation in Italy is the cook—or the chef—in the kitchen. Whether you are a party of five or 35, it transforms your villa vacation. Why not turn over the meal planning, shopping, preparation, serving and cleaning up? Meet your next cook… Once a […]
Whether you are traveling with children, seeking small-production wines or simply looking to soak in the beautiful landscapes, there is much to do in Chianti. Here are 8 things we suggest everyone visiting Chianti should know: Know that ‘Chianti’ is not one town in particular: The term ‘Chianti’ is generally used to describe the delightfully hilly region […]
Once in a lifetime vacations are the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable celebratory meal. Whether you’re celebrating a marriage, a birthday, a retirement or the simple joy of gathering your loved ones together, an excellent culinary experience is sure to create a lasting memory. The dinner table is a place of community. The shared event […]
Have you ever met someone who is unwilling to return to Italy? Do you ever think you have seen enough? Twirled your last strand of spaghetti? Had your last excellent glass of wine? Admired your last beautiful sunset? No? Neither have we. One of the great marvels of Italy is discovering more and more layers […]
What could be more relaxing than having all your needs met without having to leave the comfort of your own luxury villa? So many vacations exhaust you with logistics. A villa vacation is where relaxation happens by providing private spaces to enjoy your time together with activities and services right where you are. A small […]