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[The castles of Frederick II: a journey in time between history and mystery]

20/1/2009

The castles of Frederick II: a journey in time between history and mystery

An itinerary in Apulia and Sicily to discover the fortified architecture of Frederick II: the buildings belong to different categories, from military to residential, but Castel del Monte remains an enigma

[A Visit to the Museum of Eastern Art in Turin]

19/1/2009

A Visit to the Museum of Eastern Art in Turin

The new museum complex uses the transparency of glass as a metaphor for the  boundary between different cultures or different worlds.  Five galleries: South Asia, China, Japan, the Himalayas and Islamic countries

[Parma: the incredible frescoes by Correggio]

18/12/2008

Parma: the incredible frescoes by Correggio

Three stops to admire Antonio Allegri’s masterpieces: the Camera della Badessa, the Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista, and the Cathedral


[The Savoiard Residences, Crowns of Delights]

17/12/2008

The Savoiard Residences, Crowns of Delights

The Piedmont circuit featuring the homes of the Savoiard dynasty: architectural masterpieces designed by Castellamonte, Juvarra, Guarini, Palagi.  These complexes are heralding a new golden age with museums, exhibits, concerts, plays and a host of other activities.

[In Umbria, Along the Apennine trail]

17/12/2008

In Umbria, Along the Apennine trail

A new guide to the region aims to promote an area rich with art, nature, spirituality and tradition, through a number of different itineraries

[Carrara and outlying area: A thousand shades of marble]

17/12/2008

Carrara and outlying area: A thousand shades of marble

In the land of the famous quarries: Castelpoggio, Gragnana, Torano, Miseglia, Bedizzano and Colonnata


[Roman, Romanesque, Romantic: In a word, Verona]

17/12/2008

Roman, Romanesque, Romantic: In a word, Verona

Not-to-be-missed stops in the city of lovers: the Arena, the Basilica of St. Zeno and Juliet’s House

17/12/2008

Giotto and his era: Reflections of the Rimini School

In the City Museum and in the churches of the outlying area to admire works by Giuliano, Giovanni, Pietro, and the Master dell’Arengo

17/12/2008

The Centuries-old Allure of a Home on Lake Garda

Catulla’s Grottoes, Palazzo Bettoni, the Vittoriale of the Italians: three eras, three gorgeous residences on the Lake


17/12/2008

The Hills of Rome: A Panorama of History

Seven must-see stops in the capital: Aventine, Capitoline, Caelian, Esquiline, Quirinal, Viminal and Palatine Hills

17/12/2008

The Route of the Phoenecians

Take a journey along the coasts of Sardinia and Sicily to admire the ancient ruins of ports, temples, cities and necropoli

17/12/2008

Genova, City of Surprises

The Ancient Port, the New Streets and the System of Rolli, Palazzo Ducale, the winding alleys of the historic center: not-to-be-missed stops on an itinerary through Superba, a city that keeps you guessing


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