About

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We are a group of professionals,  highly qualified women with different specialisation, all sharing a common passion: our deep love for  Siena  and Tuscany in general.

WE continuously search and discover new places, experiences, people and local traditions to be able to share our knowledge with our “guests”.
Following the market changes, we study the Client’s interests aiming, together, to design exclusive events and customised tours and/or language courses, with particular attention to the details and personal interests.

In teaching the Italian language we follow Council of Europe ‘s suggestions:

  • Direct Method : with immediate full immersion in the Italian languagei
  • Functional-Notional Method: with grammar delivered through common every day real situations
  • Targeted lessons: planned according to different requirements: Business people ( writing business letters, phone conversations, Italian for tourism) Travellers, Art/ Music/ History experts.

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In details we provide:

  • Tailor-made full immersion Italian language and culture courses( including art and cooking classes)
  • Private lessons
  • A choice of all-year round itineraries for visits and excursions to choose from,  plus the possibility of creating your own personalised holiday with a one-to-one service: A Dedicated Planner available just for you
  • Tailor-Made Shopping Tours , Artisans Tours , Children Tours
  • Tailor-made Italian experiences: Day trips and excursions around Tuscany
  • Off-the beaten tracks itineraries
  • Events planning and organisation . You can contact us for Meetings, Art Exhibitions, Launches, and Weddings

Serena

Is AmicaSiena founder. She was born and lives in Siena where is a well-established Italian Tutor and Professor of Medieval Art. She has a profound knowledge of Siena’s art and historical treasures as well as a deep knowledge of teaching methods for teaching Italian as a second language. Moreover…she knows all about good food and excellent Tuscan wines!

Chiara

Lives between England and Tuscany. She is Translator and Italian Tutor and for over 18 years taught the language in England as well as organising cultural trips to Siena with Serena. Among other things, Marketing & Communication, she is our Private Holiday Planner.

Federica

Originally from Rome, has adopted Siena as her home-town and Siena has warmly welcomed her, thanks to her enthusiasm, passion and knowledge of the place. She is a well-established independent qualified Tour Guide as well as Art expert and Translator. Her out of the beaten-track guided tours are unforgettable, her tours for children something that cannot be missed. (www.touringsiena.it)

With Us

Tuscan dmc, Destination Management Company (http://tuscan-dmc.com) based in Siena and specialised in event organisation and romantic Italian Weddings.

Among the services provided: onsite events planner management, venue finding and research, catering, assistance with paperwork, civil ceremony, catholic ceremony, symbolic ceremony, photographer and video services, flower arrangements, make-up and hairdresser, gifts and Italian favours, transfers to and from airports and train stations, car hire (chauffeur service also available), wine tasting, cooking classes.


A group of tutors, interpreters and translators able to provide services in Italian, English, French, German, Russian and other languages on request