Renée Restivo has lectured for The New York Public Library and at The Harvard Club in NYC, and spoke as an expert at The New York Times Travel Show. Her lecture topics include Sicily, Sicilian Cooking, Culinary Travel & Sicily's Food of the Mediterranean.

"When I first heard you speak, I was sure your tours would be friendly, personal, and caring.  I was so impressed with what you had to offer, not just your tours but YOU!  I consider you everyone's wonderful Sicilian sister!" ~Angelina H.