Carla Valentine has been a tour leader and resident of Italy for 20 years. Fluent in Italian, she enjoys sharing her wealth of knowledge about Italian culture, food, and traditions with guests to her adopted country. An American (born in Massachusetts), Carla has Italian heritage from her father's side (Marche and Calabria) and is applying for Italian citizenship.
Her tours are unique because she offers a bi-cultural perspective -- helping guests to understand Italy through the eyes of a local, as well as those of a foreigner abroad. This allows guests to learn from her experience and to see the 'old world' in a new way -- in all its simplicity and complexities.
Most importantly, Carla understands the needs of American travelers. With her insider information and expertise, Carla is the perfect tour leader for your trip! She will be with you every step of the way, making sure you receive excellent customer service and have a fun, worry-free vacation-of-a-lifetime!