” Chiara’sTuscany” is a Love Affair with Tuscany & the Italian language : Chiara and her Team promote a new way of Learning Italian and discovering Tuscany. This is not a school , this is Experiential Learning and Experiential Travelling.
We can help you discover Tuscany as well as learn or improve the Italian language through Experiences, without having to attend a traditional school.
CHIARA’S TUSCANY EXPERIENCES
- ETRUSCAN INSPIRED – NATURE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS : Did you know that Tuscany itself was home for one of the most elegant populations: the Etruscans? Not only they were famous for their choice of the best locations for settling down, they also had a deep knowledge of herbs, flowers and oils properties for health as well as beauty. Inspired by the many gifts that nature all around us offer and the old Etruscan wisdom, we have created a workshop dedicated to all the people passionate about organic beauty products, treatments and ancient recipes. Learn how to make your own body treats and leave with three products entirely made by yourself
- AROMATHERAPY in TUSCANY: A sensory experience linked to Tuscany and its nature. Learn about pure and precious essential oils , how, where, when to use them and which one is suitable for you- Smell and get to know pure essential oils from Tuscany and create your own body oil blend or body oil perfume based on your needs and preferences
- GOLDSMITH WORKSHOP Following Etruscan Footsteps: Discover fascinating Etruscan goldsmith techniques & make your own jewel under the guide of a professional jewel designer. An interesting experience that will take you back to Etruscan times.
A PIEDI ( Walking short tours)
- BEHIND CLOSED DOORS – DIMORE STORICHE : A Private Tour of historic+ homes in the heart of Siena where, still today, noble families live. Meet the owners, visit the place and hear about family history and curious facts within a very private tour of some of the most exclusive “Dimore Storiche Italiane”. History coming back to life with charm.
- ICE CREAM MAKING – GELATO EXPERIENCE: Is ice cream(GELATO) from Italy? How is Italian ice cream made? Who made the first ice cream? Practice how to order, choose your favorite flavor in Italian and see how artisanal Italian ice cream is made! Gelato tours will be held at the ice cream maker’s shop in the hearth of Siena and will be followed by a delicious ice cream taste.
- ARTISAN & SHOPPING TOUR : Follow us in Siena for a stroll in search of independents shops, artisan laboratories, discovering ancient professions that are disappearing , looking for the perfect gift for yourself or your loved ones back home or just enjoying window-shopping in perfect Italian-style .
TAILORED – MADE LANGUAGE LESSONS
- Customized ITALIAN LESSON: One to one, or small groups, we can organize private lessons , tailored-made according to your needs and interests