I believe that the soul of the Italian countryside lies in its food & wine
Barbara D’Agapiti – Founder & Director
Passionate. Creative. Caring. Barbara is the founder and director of Wine Link Italy and Vino & Ville. Born near Rome, she moved to Umbria in 2001 where she graduated in Economics and Management of Travel Services. She is a certified sommelier, olive oil taster and an active member of Slow Food. In addition, she writes for the Slow Wine Guide. In May 2014 she has been certified Level 2 WSET. Her job is to share her passion and knowledge about Italy and its people. Barbara spends most of her time exploring Italy for inspiration and loves to design unique travel experiences for visitors interested in the wine, food, the culture and the people of Italy.
Letizia Mattiacci – Umbria getaways host
Sociable. Dedicated. Insightful. Letizia lives in Assisi, one of the most fascinating medieval villages in Umbria. Former research biologist, she is a food writer and owns the well known Alla Madonna del Piatto Cooking School. Letizia has a genuine love for Umbria and a deep appreciation for the unique experiences that only the immersion in the local culture can provide. Letizia will be happy to listen to your wishes and budget requirements, then turning them into a truly memorable experience.