The Friends

Antica Osteria Da Divo

Bonus for Friends of Rick Steves: A glass of prosecco upon arrival, as well as biscotti with Vin Santo after dinner Only a few steps from the Cathedral (Duomo) and Piazza del Campo you will find the "Antica Osteria Da Divo", a charming restaurant where you can enjoy the refined gastronomic delights of Tuscan cuisine. The particularly...

Agriturismo Cretaiole

  Bonus for Friends of Rick Steves: We will welcome you with a complimentary bottle of Cretaiole's Orcia DOC wine and a small bottle of Cretaiole's extra virgin olive oil Built in the 1400s, Cretaiole’s large stone farmhouse is ideally situated in the midst of the panoramic Tuscan countryside, with expansive lawn and gard...

Frances Lodge

Bonus for Friends of Rick Steves: A tasting of our homemade Limoncello, from our own organic lemon trees in the Garden Frances' Lodge is a large, airy, elegant country house that was once the Farmhouse and the “Limonaia” (a Tuscan “Lemon-house” for winter storage of potted lemon trees) of the adjacent eighteenth centu...

Meuble Il Riccio

Bonus for Friends of Rick Steves: A numbered bottle of Rosso di Montepulciano DOCG Situated in the oldest street of Montepulciano, very close to the heart of the old town with its cathedral, the Town Hall and the most beautiful renaissance palazzi, the Meublé IL RICCIO offers its guests elegantly furnished rooms with en-suite bathrooms, c...

Tours by Roberto

Bonus for Friends of Rick Steves: A special Tuscan souvenir to remember us by- mention this website when you reserve! We have been conducting small van tours in Tuscany for over 20 years. Our tours - joinable tours with a maximum of 8 clients- take you out into the countryside with a local expert, giving you the chance to see off-the-beaten-path...

Hotel Santa Caterina

Bonus for Friends of Rick Steves: Special tariffs and room upgrades pending availability Hotel Santa Caterina , obtained by transforming an 18th century patrician villa into a small cozy hotel, is situated just a few meters away from " Porta Romana, " one of the medieval gate entrances to the historical center of Siena. The 22 bedrooms...