Ready to travel to Northern Italy and take in ten days at the gorgeous Villa Sogara on the outskirts of Verona? Writing workshops, cooking classes, wine and beer tastings and beauty everywhere. Come join us for this writers tour!
With plenty of both group activities and time to explore on your own, this adventure includes accommodations (based on double occupancy ) at Villa Sogara with shared bathrooms, free wi-fi, linens and towels, daily cleaning of the rooms, access to private pool, exclusive use of the kitchen, access to washer & dryer and make-your-own breakfast at the Villa everyday. A welcome dinner and a farewell dinner are also included, along with four cooking classes at the Villa, a historical walking tour of beautiful Verona, an olive oil tasting, a beer tasting and a wine tasting with a visit of a local wine producer. Transportation to these activities by private chartered bus. Daily lectures and seminars on writing with Kate Cone and Patrick Brancaccio are included as the highlight of this trip. You will also visit Venice for a day, round trip transportation by train and ferry pass in Venice are included.
Pots and Pens is for writers of all genres and abilities. This unique immersion in the food, drink and culture of the Veneto region of Italy provides luscious opportunities for travel writers, memoirists, essayists, fiction, narrative non-fiction writers and food bloggers to record your daily sensory delights in your genre of choice. There are brief writing exercises like free-writing and journaling in morning sessions. The food, drink and day trips and tastings will enrich your writing with a sense of place.
For more information on this tour and to ask for a tailored offer, contact Kay Scettro at firstname.lastname@example.org or Charlene Freeman at email@example.com.