STUDIO ARCOBALENO TOUR
Discover Italy and expand your knowledge of Italian language and culture. These tours are designed for students of Italian, and for those looking to acquaint themselves with Italy through a high quality, personalized experience of travel.
Groups can comprise of same age language students, or of mixed ages art, history, and Latin students. Parents and other family members are encouraged to participate and can join the student group, or form a separate adult group which travels with them, but with possible alternate options.
Other group options are: adult vacations, families with small children, theme vacations such as food and wine, sports, and art.
Personalized itineraries for student groups, adult groups, families, and any social or cultural group wanting to discover Italy, its famous cities of art, its natural beauty, its culture, folklore and cuisine.
Every group is accompanied by a tour-guide and entertainers from the moment of arrival until the moment of departure.
Designed for Italian students of the English language, these educational itineraries support language training aspects by combining experiences of the US environment, everyday life, local traditions, touring of historic sites, and visits to several educational facilities.
The precept of these tours is reciprocal cultural enrichment, and highlighting the value of differences and similarities of cultures.
In addition to student groups,(classes of different ages are allowed), groups can also be formed of parents or family members. The students may include middle school and/or high school students. On the website, you will be supplied with didactic materials.
ALL OUR DESTINATIONS
From antiquity until the 16th century, Italy was at the center of Western culture, fulcrum or origin of the Etruscan civilization, Ancient Rome, Humanism and the Renaissance. Italy is home to the greatest number of Unesco World Heritage Sites and to half the world's great art treasures: Architecture, Sculpture, Cinema and Theatre, Language and Literature, Music, Science, Visual Art.
Italian Folklore: legends, music, oral history, proverbs, jokes, popular beliefs, fairy tales, tall tales and customs that are the tradition of the Italian culture. Italian Cuisine is widely regarded as amongst the most popular in the world, and is mainly made up of traditional dishes, meals and dessert; also Italy produces the highest level of wine.
Spatial variations in the distribution, composition, migration and nature of places, including how people have interacted with their environment and created the cultural landscape, concentration of buildings and infrastructure, distribution and special organization of economic activities, urban and rural areas, and natural landscape.
Art, history, culture, monuments, museums, daily life; all leading to the discovery of the United States. Suggestions and information to be read prior to departure to introduce you to the surroundings and daily life activities of these mega realities; all for the purpose of preparing you for the intense experience that will make for an unforgettable voyage.