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St. Francis Assis Church


The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi is located in Assisi, Umbria, and it is the first major example of Gothic architecture purely Italian. Less than 2 years after the death of St. Francis, the successor to the command of the Order, Brother Elias, received the gift of a plot of land...

Cala Violina


Surely one of the 10 most beautiful beaches in Italy. Is reachable just on foot through a dense forest of Mediterranean vegetation, and arrived at the end of the path, this beach will show all its glory:
a large bay and at the same time very closed, the beach is fine sand...

Cupola Firenze


The Florence Dome was begun in 1429 and was completed in 1434, but the lantern was constructed later, between 1445 and 1461.
This magnificent Santa Maria del Fiore Dome is the work of Filippo Brunelleschi who built it without any supporting scaffolding from the ground. His daring technique...

Piazzale Michelangelo


This piazza offers a world-renowned view across the city of Florence but, before arriving, make a stop at the attractive church on the right, San Salvatore al Monte. Built between the end of the 15th century and the beginning of the 16th, it was designed by Simone del Pollaiolo, known as "il...

Massa Marittima Dome


The Dome of Massa Marittima, dedicated to St. Cerbone, was built between the end of the XII century and the first half of the XIII century in the place where a more ancient church was set. Its façade develops on three overlapping artistic orders: the lower order is made of seven blind...

Pietrasanta Dome


Pietrasanta is a small town in the italian province, located on a piece of coast along the Tyrrhenian Sea. The characteristic of this coast is to be close to the Apuan Alps a small mountain chain similar to the Alps shapes, famous for being full of white marble.
This...

Coltagirone's Stairs


We are in Brazil ... and we're going up a staircase of old colonial era, which winds up on the steep slopes of a mountain in the middle of the forest ...
We are in Mexico ... the long and steep stairs of a temple Atzeco ...
Or are we in San Francisco ... and among the many ups and...

Rabbit Beach


When you'll stand on the edge of rock wich dominates the beach of rabbits with the homonimous island just few metres further, you will be faced with an incredible spectacle.
A white and waste beach and...a great expanse of crystal clear water that descends gently ...
the...

The Blue Grotto in Capri


Maybe not the most original attraction that can be found in Italy, but remains one of the most famous and popular points of interest of the Italian tourist.
It is known worldwide for its blue color and its vastness, the Grotta Azzurra is a true spectacle. Departing from Navy with...

Mondadori Headquarter


Is often thought that Italy should be only one country, made up of historic architecture. Indeed, it was always considered here more prestigious to go to live old palaces rather than build new things. But this is one of those exceptions where it was possible to build something very...

Marmore Falls


The Marmore waterfalls, with its 165 meters is the highest waterfall in Italy and one of the highest in Europe.
Sublime scenery and able to arouse admiration and dismay, the Marmore falls is one of the most fascinating and magnificent nature in Italy.
The bubbling water that rushed...

The Dancing Satyr


The "Dancing Satyr", or "Satiro in ecstasy," has been retrieved from the depths of the sea near the town of Mazara del Vallo, in the spring of 1998. This sculpture, according to some, is an original of the fourth century BC attributed to Praxiteles or a reply...

Is Arutas Beach


Facing the incredible spectacle of Is Arutas beach, every word is pointless ...because this incredible beach of grains of quartz takes away your breath.
The magic of Sardinian Sea fulfills in this case one of its masterpieces, certainly enough to make this beach one of...

The Sistin Chapel


Each adjective is inappropriate to describe one of the most famous and important architectural art of all time: the Sistine Chapel. Is situated within the walls of the Vatican and is the seat of the Conclave, the moment you decide the name of the new Pope
The party wall was built in 1471 on...

The


The inhabitants of the small town of Riace not believe their eyes when they were found two large bronze statues in their stretch of sea. Are the famous bronze statues dating from the period of Greek occupation.
The Bronze Statues dating from classical greek, more or less in the fifth...

La Scala Theatre in Milan


Every year in early December, Milan is in fibrillation for the imminent launch of the concert season of the Teatro alla Scala. The "first", in fact, all the most important figures gather to attend the opening of the theater in Milan.
The idea of its construction is due to the...

Hadrian Emperor's Villa


Of all the evidence that the great Roman civilization has left us, never ceases to surprise the Villa of Emperor Hadrian. Is outside the Eternal City, just a few kilometers from the town of Tivoli. Many tourists reach it, the return from the usual tours of Rome.
The total extent of the...

Penisola Sinis


The Sinis Peninsula is a stretch of the western coast of Sardinia that is located near the town of Oristano and the village of Cabras.The site is still very wild and natural, the coast is often beaten by the winds and alternating long sandy beaches of Mediterranean maquis contarnate clear to barren...

Piscinas Dunes


The scene that opens before your eyes is truly amazing ... the highest sand dunes around the Mediterranean ... 20-30 meters with piles of sand of a very pale yellow, partly covered by vegetation in the Mediterranean visible part ...

A landscape shaped by winds on the western side of...

The Three Peaks


The Three Peaks stand out from the slope of the Belluno Dolomites, near the town of Auronzo di Cadore. I am a true spectacle of nature, designed not only from the climber but also from artistic, given the particular forms.

Have an average height of no more than 3,000 meters and their...

The Etna Vulcano


Etna, Vesuvius together, are the two most representative volcanoes in Italy. Than the latter, however, Etna wakes up every few years to create a unique spectacle lava, often with damage to the adjacent room.
It is located in eastern Sicily, in the Catania area, reaching a maximum elevation...

San Galgano Abbey


An incredible rest, perfectly preserved, an abbey built in the heart of Tuscany, around the thirteenth century.
The ancient abbey of San Galgano together Hermitage Montesiepi (nearby), including surely be included among the most extraordinary sights in Tuscany and Italy.
The taste...

Ponza's cemetery


Towers over the sea as a small tourist village made up of small colorful houses and Mediterranean ...
but it is a tourist village in that place ... actually ... no one celebrates, sing or dance, because it is a place where lie the dead ...
The cemetery of Ponza is certainly one of the...

The park of Villa Durazzo Pallavicini


Valete urban labores valete procul animi priori incantatem me exceeds convexa at sylvae et fonteis et quid quid east to altiora eloquent naturae eveha Deum; these are the words impressed on the triumphal arch ,that  is at the entrance of  the garden of Villa Durazzo Pallavicini (Pegli,...

Garden of Ninfa


Centuries of history for to define the fate of this village to Cisterna di Latina. Ninfa was a sought after village from the papal thirst for power and from the wish to control of  rich families. Finally in 1921 the Caetani family becames the new owner and this family began a work of drainage...

historic concrete factory in Prato


The former cement factory in Prato, is not exactly a classic tourist destination in Italian, far from it.
This is an abandoned factory for many years in which project is in a recovery action that is hard to take shape.
In this state of abandonment, but retains the charm of the wreck...

Pink Beach Sardinia


Untitled document This beach, located in the southern part of the island of Budelli, takes its name from the characteristic pink color of the sand, formed by the disintegration of millions of shells of Rosaceae marine animals, and today is visitable only if accompanied by guides of the...

Isola del Liri



Isola del Liri is a unique reality thanks because the  placement of the city is between the 2 branch of the river. The name of the river is Liri and it assign the name to the city. The geographical position make this place between beautiful and romantic location of Italy. The two...

Cala Mosche


Cala Mosche is the most representative beach of the Vendicari Oasys in Sicily, and one of the most beautiful beaches of Sicily and Italy. It is easily reachable by a path of about 10 minutes on foot, once have left the car inside the oasis.
The beach has fine sand and is well...

Villa Medici Poggio a Caiano


I visited yesterday the famous Villa Medici at Poggio a Caiano, not far from Florence. It is strategically located right in the middle of the small town of Poggio a Caiano.
The villa, designed by Giuliano da Sangallo around 1480 is very beautiful, and it is daily open externally and...

Mondello beach


Which city in the world it worth the luxury to afford such a beach a few kilometers far from a great city, as Mondello does with Palermo? ...
absolutely none. And this is all a say about what is worth Mondello for its uniqueness and its beauty.
The...

Baja Sardinia Beach


Interesting beach right in the heart of the Emerald Coast. In high season is very busy even though the water is usually always very clear and deep blue.

The Christ of Maratea


If no one knew he was in Italy, it might seem a picture of Rio taken from a particular angle, it is instead the statue of Christ the Redeemer standing on the hill overlooking the village of the Cilento coast called Maratea, in Basilicata. South-western Italian coast.
The sculpture was built...

Via dell'amore (lover's walk)


 The Lover's Walk, "Via dell'amore" in italian,  has always been recognized as one the most beautiful walks in Italy. It is located in the natural park of the Cinque Terre, and connects the villages of Riomaggiore and Manarola.
Going through it you can admire the...

San Benedetto dei Crociferi Church


 The St. Benedict of the Crociferis Church (San Benedetto dei Crociferi in italian) is one of the major attractions of Catania, and one of the most beautiful baroque churches in Europe, elected also UNESCO world heritage site.
It is situated in one of the most beautiful and typical...

Castle of Calatabiano


The monumental archaeological site of the Castle of Calatabiano is located in the province of Catania perched on a hill known as " Monte Castello " which overlooks the mouth of the river Alcantara.
It reaches the Castle of Calatabiano through the old path with steps that skirts the...

Cala Mariolu


 Cala Moriolu in the Sardinian dialect known also as Ispuligi de nie, is located in the Gulf of Orosei in the eastern part of Sardinia, and is considered one of the most beautiful beaches not only in Sardinia but also of the world. 
 
In 2014 it came to be part of, in...

Samson's beach


The beach of Samson is considered one of the most beautiful beaches on Elba Island, but watching its exceptional crystal water in our opinion also of Italy. 
It's set in a wall of rock overlooking the sea, and it has for the most of time during the year a sea that goes from emerald...

 
 
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