10 of the Best Places to Stay in Italy for Foodies

This article appears on The Guardian.

Explore Italy’s most fertile and interesting regions at these atmospheric guesthouses where you’ll feast on fantastic local food and wine

Agriturismo Funghi e Fate, Emilia-Romagna

Whimsical drawings of fate, or sprites, adorning the walls aren’t the only reason this agriturismo has a touch of magic. Its lushly forested surroundings surpass any Under the Tuscan Sun fantasies and while the husband-and-wife team speaks minimal English, their sense of hospitality transcends language barriers. For nearly two decades, Giovanni and Cristina have been welcoming travellers with open arms – not to mention bountiful breakfasts of homemade tarts, cakes and jams from their organic fruit orchards.

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