Meet the Teacher: Koosje Koene

Meet the Teacher An Interview with Koosje Koene Koosje ArtWalk GalleryJoin Koosje in Greece Illustrator, artist, and co-founder of Sketchbook Skool, ArtWalk teacher Koosje Koene tells a bit about her approach and teaching style: Why do you do what you do? Drawing...

Coronavirus FAQ

As a tour operator, we put our travelers’ safety first. We are watching the rapidly changing situation in Europe very closely and following the advice of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This page will be updated regularly. Please check back...

The Blue Walk awarded Best Walking Tour Company in Italy 2020

La Dolce Vita, The Sweet Life, a very popular phrase when referring to living in the beautiful country of Italy. We would tend to agree, having made Italy our part-time home for the past three plus years. After living most of our lives in coastal California, another...

Getting to Milan, Italy

Our Blue Walk and ArtWalk vacations begin in Milan, Italy. You will find this the most convenient city to fly into and out of for these programs. The Milan hotels we use for our small group walking tours and art workshop vacations are always conveniently located near...

Getting to Parma, Italy

There are many ways of getting to Parma, Italy. These are a few we find to be the most convenient. Parma itself has only a small, regional airport, but its train station is located on main lines and makes getting from major cities in Italy to Parma relatively...