Holiday Magic – Discover the Florentine Renaissance, Dec. 27, 2014 – Jan.5, 2015

Saturday, April 19th, 2014

Last year, our visit to all of Florence’s major museums, churches and monuments at this glorious time of year was sold out. We relished the festive atmosphere that prevails throughout the city after Christmas and right up to the visit of “la Befana,” the good witch of the Epiphany. Florence has a special character this […]

Regis in Venice 2014

Saturday, September 21st, 2013

We are delighted to announce a truly unique opportunity: an occasion to travel with fellow alumni of Regis, their spouses and family while at the same time visiting one of the most beautiful and fascinating regions in the world – Venice and the Veneto – in a way that only a handful of visitors experience […]

Hilltowns of Tuscany and Umbria, June 3 – 14, 2013

Monday, February 11th, 2013

This exclusive itinerary leaves the tourist routes behind to seek out the treasures and the pleasures that few are aware of and fewer trouble to visit. Each day promises memories of a lifetime, and a beauty that reawakens the soul. Read the details on our Tours page and reserve your place today.

Buon Ferragosto, auguri a tutti!

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

Though Catholics associate August 15 (Ferragosto in Italy) with the Feast of the Assumption, “Ferragosto” is actually derived from “Feriae Augusti” or Augustus’ Festivals. Today, this wildly popular holiday is celebrated in the much same way it was in the time of Augustus – with an abundance of food, wine, spectacles, games and leisure. Work […]

May 2012 Newsletter

Sunday, May 27th, 2012

Spring was abundant with events, reunions and news of Renaissance Company travelers and friends near and far. (See below) Suddenly it’s summer and soon voliamo to Italy. We now have a few spaces left on our Florentine Renaissance Tour (June 25 – July 2). Book now and join us for a fabulous week in Firenze! […]

Frank Ambrosio Featured Speaker at Becker Foundation

Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Dr. Frank Ambrosio of Georgetown University and the Renaissance Company will present a series of lectures for the Ernest Becker Foundation from May 1-4 in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Frank Ambrosio is an award-winning teacher as well as a Dante scholar. He is co-director of Georgetown University’s “MyDante” Project, a web based platform for readers of […]

March 2012 Newsletter

Monday, March 12th, 2012

Primavera! Buona Primavera! Although it may be a little early and even if you’ve enjoyed a mild winter in the US, it’s always great to see the days getting longer…and Italy beckoning again. We are ready to go and we want you to come along. Register for one of our tours before the Ides of […]

December 2011 Newsletter

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Buone Feste! The holidays are here again! We are celebrating by high-lighting three Italian holiday traditions: The Presepio, the Feast of the Seven Fishes, and the Befana & the Feast of the Epiphany. As well as these time honored traditions, in the spirit of the warmth, grace and beauty of the season, we hope you […]

“The Renaissance Court of Urbino” Lecture

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

More than 165 people attended Deborah Warin’s lecture “The Renaissance Court of Urbino” at the Smithsonian Associates. Great to see some Renaissance Company friends there and to meet new ones. Thanks to Mary McLaughlin of the Smithsonian Associates and to amici near and far who sent their good wishes.

Hilltowns Gallery

Monday, March 7th, 2011

Hilltowns Gallery, posted with vodpod