Le Marche has so much to offer that we have decide dto put together some specialised holidays with the aim to give you a true taste of the region while doing what you enjoy.
If you like the idea of getting wrist-deep in pasta dough and learning the real cuisine by the source, then this maybe the perfect holiday for you.
You will get to taste some amazing wines and dishes that you have prepared yourself with the help of our experienced chefs and cooks while holidaying in a beautiful luxurious villa and making new friends for life!
Whether you are passionate about cooking and are looking to improve your cooking skills, or you are at the beginning and want to learn the basics of Italian cuisine, you can be sure to take home some amazing techniques and recipes which you will easily be able to replicate in your own kitchen, not to mention all the good memories and fun moments spent trying to figure out how to make home-made pasta or fresh tomato sauce.
Our cookery courses are with the best cooks in our region: the local ladies, with their secret recipes jealously passed on from grandmother to mother to daughter; maybe they will share some of their techniques and ingredients with you.
Our Pilates retreats are led by qualified and expert instructors who teach the "body control" technique, a method of Pilates with a huge amount of physical advantages, from getting fit and toning your body to combating back problems and arthritis. It really is suitable for any age or ability and the course is guaranteed to leave you feeling truly rejuvenated, healthier and refreshed. Our retreats take place in a luxury villa in a peaceful and idyllic setting where you can relax and get away from it all.
Le Marche region is rich in cycling culture and has some of the most beautiful cycling landscapes in Italy: rolling hills covered in olive groves and vineyards provide fantastic training as you are almost constantly climbing or descending. In the evenings recover with a delicious traditional "cena marchigiana" and enjoy a fine glass of wine from local vineyards you have pedaled through.