Il cimitero Père-Lachaise é il più importante di Parigi ed ospita tombe di personaggi illustri del passato come del presente: conserva un fascino ed una quantità di bellissimi monumenti che lo hanno fatto diventare un’importante attrazione turistica.
Tag: Piece of Art
Eros and Psyche is one of the most famous masterpieces by Antonio Canova. This sculpture in white marble was built between 1787 and 1793 and depicts the moment when the two lovers are reunited after a long and difficult separation.
In this post I’ll tell you some curiosities about Canova’s Eros and Psyche.
Ready to know more?
The history of Piazza della Repubblica in Rome and the fountain of the Naiads is that of a city in transformation and is full of anecdotes.
Here are some curiosities that you absolutely must know.
Visiting the Tarot Garden of Niki de Saint Phalle is an experience that you will not forget.
I had long desired to go there but I did not really expect what I have seen. It was a journey in the eclectic mind and in the life of an artist that I knew very little and that fascinated me, pushing me to deepen.
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?
Castel del Monte is much more than a castle in the middle of nowhere and its mysteries still fascinate scholars from all over the world: this is why Castel del Monte represents more than any other building the eclectic personality of Federico II Hohenstaufen.
Discover it now!
The Piazza dei Miracoli in Pisa is one of the most beautiful squares in the world and has been included in the UNESCO heritage.
I have collected some interesting information and curiosities that can be useful if you want to visit Pisa and my experience in one of the most beautiful places in Italy.
Sainte Chapelle is a gothic masterpiece created by a saintly king to contain the most precious relics of Christendom.
It is one of the most beautiful attractions in Paris that will leave you speechless for the beauty of its windows and its light.
Would you like to take a tour of France and leave the usual tourist routes near Paris?
Then you absolutely must visit Soissons!
The city of Soissons deserves to be visited in complete tranquility, but there is a building that left me very amazed: the ancient abbey of Saint-Jean-des-Vignes.
Did you know that the medieval pulpit of Sant’Andrea in Pistoia hides symbolic meanings and unique allegories?
Discover the symbolic meanings of the scenes that compose it and the allegories that make it unique!
Do you want to travel in Tuscany?
Do not let it escape!