Day: August 16, 2018

Europe

What to see in Pisa: discovering the unknown places in the city

It is impossible to speak of Pisa without referring to its characteristic leaning tower. But this incredible bell tower is just one of the beautiful monuments that this city of Tuscany can offer to you.

Exactly in the same place where the Tower is located, you can find the main monuments of Pisa that is the Cathedral, the Baptistery and the Campo Santo. All these monuments are located within the famous Campo dei Miracoli!

But Pisa has some other artistic wonders that make it one of the most beautiful cities in Italy.

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Altare della Patria: everything you should know about the Vittoriano in Rome

The Vittoriano is one of the most famous and photographed monuments of Rome

Many Romans call the Victorian “typewriter”, repeat that it is ugly and associate it with fascism. In reality, it has nothing to do with Mussolini or the twenty years of his dictatorship.

Do you want to know more about this monument of the Italian capital?

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What to do and see in Ravenna: why is this city so famous for its mosaics?

Ravenna is an incredible city that preserves numerous ancient art treasures. It is unfortunately unknown and obscured by the most famous Italian cities of art. It was the capital 3 times and for 3 different very important empires: the Western Roman Empire, Theodoric King of the Goths and the Byzantine Empire in Europe.

Thanks to its strategic position, Ravenna became a thriving center of religious and cultural exchanges, a crossroads of artists between East and West.