Le Torri di Bagnara

How safe is it to visit Italy after the coronavirus outbreak?

This is the situation to date. The coronavirus headlines and spread of misinformation have turned Italy into a grip on a coronavirus emergency. People planning a trip to the country are understandably concerned – but there’s no need to panic. Here’s what you need to know to decide. There has been alarmism via news and social media that has caused an exaggerated amount of panic-driven reactions (both domestic and international) that are more harmful than helpful – and which are impacting […]

A shortcut to Happiness

“Come with me where dreams are born and time is never planned.” Peter Pan Do you know that Travel makes you a Happier Person? Travel is good for lots of things, but it can also increase mental well-being – and not just in the short-term. Whether you’re traveling for business, on a one-week holiday with family or friends, or have sold everything to pursue a life on the road, traveling can make you a happier person by building self-confidence, providing […]

Why it’s crucial for You to rent a licensed holiday home?

Reading time: 3 minutes With over 400,000 holiday homes registered in Italy on Airbnb alone, between luxury villas and castles, B&Bs and ‘agriturismi’, apartments or chalets, holiday makers are spoilt for choice, location and budget. Guests however need to become savvy and knowledgable to avoid the pitfalls by renting properties which are unsafe and not complying to health and safety norms and policies. WITH GREAT CHOICE COMES GREAT RESPONSIBILITY It is increasingly important as a homeowner to act professionally and […]

Black Friday Deals

IT’S TIME For our special sale of the year! We offer you not just a discount but a real Italian Castle Experience!   For the next 7 days, you’ll not only save 15-20% off your Italian Castle Holiday but you’ll also be able to experience something unique.  It would be tragic if you missed this deal! The sale runs from November 26th to December 3rd and the deal is valid for stays between April 4 and October 31, 2020 (July & August excluded) and offers: a 15% discount on the Pieve San Quirico […]

Extend Summer into September in Umbria, Italy’s green heart!

Umbria is the perfect destination for your September holiday: it is a mystical land, rich in castles, monasteries and churches, and offers enchanting landscapes as well as excellent local gastronomic products and great events in September. You could say September is the best time of year to go on holiday to Umbria because the shoulder season offers the perfect balance between reasonable prices and beautiful weather. Although Umbria is a wonderful year-round destination, with its various charming medieval towns, pastoral […]

Happy Easter!

Travel safe, rent a villa with a Licence!

A MOUSETRAP NO MORE: RENTING A VILLA WITH A LICENCE The Mousetrap is London’s longest running musical, showing in the West End since 1952 and famous the world over. As much as we may be fond of Agatha Christie, however, a “mousetrap” is clearly not what we aspire to when we think of a holiday house, or villa, to be more precise. In our modern age of internet exchanges and on-the-go marketing, it is easy to be fooled into renting what looks […]

Updates to Le Torri di Bagnara Privacy Policy

You may have heard about the new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), that comes into effect May 25, 2018. To comply with this regulations, we have also updated our Privacy Policy and Cookie Policy. Please take a moment to review them. At Le Torri di Bagnara we value your privacy and want to be clear about the data we collect, how we use it and your rights to control that information. As always, we guarantee that we have never shared […]

Play the Aristocrat!

Part of the thrill of staying in a castle is playing the aristocrat. And at Le Torri di Bagnara castles, you won’t just be living like a lord or lady, you’ll be living right next door to them. The Earls Giunta-Tremi – who are great grand nephews of emperor Napoleon Bonaparte – have called the Tenuta di Bagnara estate  home for generations, and they have opened up the Pieve San Quirico castle, the Bagnara Tower and the Castello di Bagnara – their private residence […]

7 reasons why Umbria should be on your travel bucket list this year!

Umbria, the small rural region in Italy’s central heartland known for its rolling verdant landscape covered with silvery olive groves and orderly vineyards and dotted with picture-perfect Medieval hill towns, is often overshadowed by its famous neighbor to the north, Tuscany. But this understated corner of the Bel Paese is a favorite among travelers in the know, who love its absence of mass tourism and authentic hospitality. Whether you are planning your first trip to Italy or have visited multiple […]