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Perugia Italy
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Church /Religious Interiors

Basilica di Santa Croce

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Italy - Florence - Basilica of Santa Croce Interior 02_DSC8876

The main space of the Basilica di Sante Croce was relatively simple in it's decoration but the same could not be said about some of the side chapels....... From Wikipedia : "the Basilica of Santa Croce, the principal Franciscan church in the city, which is situated on the Piazza di Santa Croce, about 800 metres south east of the Duomo, and is the burial place of some of the most illustrious Italians, such as Michelangelo, Galileo, Machiavelli, Foscolo, Gentile, Rossini, and Marconi, thus it…

Trento - Cattedrale di San Vigilio (13th Century)

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Duomo di San Marco

Interior of the basilica of San Marco in Venice, Italy. Consecrated 1094, the cathedral of Venice is the most famous of the city's churches and one of the best known examples of Byzantine architecture. It lies on St Mark's Square adjacent and connected to the Doge's Palace. Since 1807 it is the seat of the Patriarch of Venice, archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Venice. For its opulent design, gilded Byzantine mosaics, and its status as a symbol of Venetian wealth and power from…

Santa Croce (The Pantheon of Florence)

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Firenze - San Miniato al Monte Basilica Inside

St. Minias on the Mountain

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Royal Palace of Caserta (UNESCO World Heritage Site) Constructed for the Bourbon kings of Naples, the Royal Palace of Caserta is the largest royal residence in the world with over 2 million m³ and …

Catedral de Pisa

© 2006 Pedro M. Mielgo Interior de la Catedral de Pisa.

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Churches & Basilicas & Chapels

Giorgio Massari: I Gesuati, Venice 1725-43

Florence Basilica of Santa Croce

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Chiesa Dell’Annunziata, Villa Rufolo, Ravello, Italien

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Church of the Gesù

Michelangelo's San Lorenzo Basilica exterior could be revived

Nearly 500 years after Florence ditched Michelangelo’s grand design for the exterior of San Lorenzo Basilica, the city’s mayor wants to finally realise the artist’s vision.

17 Best Things To Do In Verona, Italy

Verona is such an amazing Italian city – perhaps in no small part due to the fact that some of the best things to do in Verona are centred around one of - 17 Best Things To Do In Verona, Italy - Travel, Travel Advice - Europe, Italy, Verona - Travel, Food and Home Inspiration Blog with door-to-door Travel Planner! - Travel Advice, Travel Inspiration, Home Inspiration, Food Inspiration, Recipes, Photography

Basilica di San Miniato al Monte

The church of San Miniato al Monte rests high on hill overlooking the city of Florence. Its white and green façade dates to the 12th century.

Italy - Florence - Cathedral detail 01_DSC8735

I'm a big believer in getting up early to take photos to take advantage of the wonderful dawn light. Florence was no exception as these shots of the Duomo hopefully demonstrate. More of my Florence shots here : www.flickr.com/photos/darrellg/sets/72157650208172192 From Wikipedia : "The Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore (English, "Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower") is the main church of Florence, Italy. Il Duomo di Firenze, as it is ordinarily called, was begun in 1296 in the Gothic style…

Piazza in Italy

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Italy Museums + Galleries

Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze, Toscana, Italia

The Uffizi Gallery (Italian: Galleria degli Uffizi, is a museum in Florence, Italy. It is one of the oldest and most famous art museums of the Western world. Building of the palace was begun by Giorgio Vasari in 1560 for Cosimo I de' Medici as the offices for the Florentine magistrates — hence the name "uffizi" ("offices"). Construction was continued to Vasari's design by Alfonso Parigi and Bernardo Buontalenti and ended in 1581. The cortile (internal courtyard) is so long and narrow, and…

Milan

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Landscape + Gardens

Giardino Giusti. Сад Джусти. Giusti Garden

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Balconies + porticoes +

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L'Ospedale degli innocenti

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Brunelleschi's design

Brunelleschi's design was based on Classical Roman, Italian Romanesque and late Gothic architecture. The loggia was a well known building type, such as the Loggia dei Lanzi. But the use of round columns with classically correct capitals, in this case of the Composite Order, in conjunction with a dosserets (or impost blocks) was novel. So too, the circular arches and the segmented spherical domes behind them. The architectural elements were also all articulated in grey stone and set off…

Roman History

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Perugia Italy

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Stairways in Italy

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Italy Theaters & Coloseum

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Castles +Villas + Palazzos Italy

Canaletto - Venice, Palazzo Ducale, Scala dei Giganti

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Piazza Della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, Italy

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Palazzo Medici Riccardi [1323×1742] © photographer: Candida Hofer

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Florence Italy

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ROME ITALY

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Giorgio Massari: I Gesuati, Venice 1725-43

Giardino Giusti. Сад Джусти. Giusti Garden

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Galleria degli Uffizi, Firenze, Toscana, Italia

The Uffizi Gallery (Italian: Galleria degli Uffizi, is a museum in Florence, Italy. It is one of the oldest and most famous art museums of the Western world. Building of the palace was begun by Giorgio Vasari in 1560 for Cosimo I de' Medici as the offices for the Florentine magistrates — hence the name "uffizi" ("offices"). Construction was continued to Vasari's design by Alfonso Parigi and Bernardo Buontalenti and ended in 1581. The cortile (internal courtyard) is so long and narrow, and…

Florence Basilica of Santa Croce

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Chiesa Dell’Annunziata, Villa Rufolo, Ravello, Italien

Was macht Ravello zu einem der schönsten Orte Italiens und warum sollte man es unbedingt sehen, wenn man entlang der Amalfiküste unterwegs ist?

Canaletto - Venice, Palazzo Ducale, Scala dei Giganti

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Church of the Gesù

Michelangelo's San Lorenzo Basilica exterior could be revived

Nearly 500 years after Florence ditched Michelangelo’s grand design for the exterior of San Lorenzo Basilica, the city’s mayor wants to finally realise the artist’s vision.

17 Best Things To Do In Verona, Italy

Verona is such an amazing Italian city – perhaps in no small part due to the fact that some of the best things to do in Verona are centred around one of - 17 Best Things To Do In Verona, Italy - Travel, Travel Advice - Europe, Italy, Verona - Travel, Food and Home Inspiration Blog with door-to-door Travel Planner! - Travel Advice, Travel Inspiration, Home Inspiration, Food Inspiration, Recipes, Photography

L'Ospedale degli innocenti

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Piazza Della Signoria, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, Italy

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Brunelleschi's design

Brunelleschi's design was based on Classical Roman, Italian Romanesque and late Gothic architecture. The loggia was a well known building type, such as the Loggia dei Lanzi. But the use of round columns with classically correct capitals, in this case of the Composite Order, in conjunction with a dosserets (or impost blocks) was novel. So too, the circular arches and the segmented spherical domes behind them. The architectural elements were also all articulated in grey stone and set off…

Palazzo Medici Riccardi [1323×1742] © photographer: Candida Hofer

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Basilica di Santa Croce

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Italy - Florence - Basilica of Santa Croce Interior 02_DSC8876

The main space of the Basilica di Sante Croce was relatively simple in it's decoration but the same could not be said about some of the side chapels....... From Wikipedia : "the Basilica of Santa Croce, the principal Franciscan church in the city, which is situated on the Piazza di Santa Croce, about 800 metres south east of the Duomo, and is the burial place of some of the most illustrious Italians, such as Michelangelo, Galileo, Machiavelli, Foscolo, Gentile, Rossini, and Marconi, thus it…