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explore Italy REDISCOVERED See Italy like a local with one of these guided tours. F or newbies or seasoned travelers, the best way to experience the country like a local is to sit back, relax, and take it slow. 28 DECEMBER 2014 After moving from Florence to the United States in 2001, Nada Vergili created her tour company as a way to give travelers an insider's view into the history and culture of her home country. "I wanted to share the experiences I had growing up, the hidden places only us locals know about. Places where you hear Italian being spoken and the menus are hand-written," says Vergili. She limits her small groups to only six to 14 travelers, featuring itineraries with relaxed schedules, a range of activities, and off-the-beaten-path destinations. "Guests have the chance to see Italy's famous sites with expert Italian guides who will invite them to be part of the local culture, assist them with the language, and make sure they're having the trip of a lifetime," Vergili says. Whether it's your first time going to Italy or your fifth, Nada's Italy ensures you'll come away with much more than just a snapshot of this Mediterranean jewel. For Beginners Italian Treasures is the ideal tour choice for those who have never traveled to Italy. As Vergili explains, "This is the perfect trip package for those who want to hit all of Italy's famous landmarks without being treated like just another no-name tourist and being herded through the sites." Travelers see the best of Rome, Florence, and Venice, but at a leisurely pace and with local guides. Because Nada's Italy tour groups are small, preferred access to some of the best sites and museums is

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of US Airways - December 2014

Table of Contents
Perspective: CEO Letter
From the Editor
Making It Happen
Style Spotlight: Gifts
Connections: Everybody's Business
Great Escapes: La Quinta Resort & Club
Great Escapes: Lone Star Court
Great Escapes: 21C Museum Hotel
Great Escapes: Nada's Italy Tours
Adventure: Volcanoes and Lattes
Gear Up: Stocking Stuffers
Gear Up: Weather Glass
Diversions: Cabarrus County, NC
Diversions: Christmas in Myrtle Beach, SC
Diversions: Artichokes
Getaway: Harbor View Inn
Getaway: Mills House Wyndham Grand Hotel
Getaway: Sonoma County Wine Country
Great Tastes: Sol Mexican Cocina
Charlotte USA: Workplaces of Tomorrow
The Arts: ArtistWorks
The Arts: Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery
The Arts: National Museum of Women in the Arts
Wine & Dine: San Antonio, TX
Wine & Dine: U.S. Olive Oils
Travel Feature: An Insider's Guide to Tokyo
Special Section: Hilton Head, SC
University Spotlight: Christopher Newport University
To Your Health: ALS
Special Section: San Francisco + Sonoma Wine Country
Down To Business: Sport Clips
Gatherings: Grandover Resort and Conference Center
Best of Health: Miami Beach Foot Surgery
Special Section: Visit Florida
Readers Resource Index
Your US Airways Guide
Audio Entertainment
Video Entertainment
U.S. and Caribbean Service Map
International Service Map
Airport Terminal Maps
oneworld alliance
Passenger Info/Contact US Airways
US Airways MarketPlace®
US Airways Fleet/Customs & Immigration
Giving: Miles for Good
Window or Aisle?

US Airways - December 2014