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Top 10 must-see museums in Milan

Top 10 must-see museums in Milan

Painting, nature, modern art, cinema, photography and children. There are more than 60 public and private museums in Milan, which annually welcome nearly a million and a half visitors. Some are located within the walls of old restored distilleries, other in former factories or in sumptuous buildings and churches, and…
Naples – a weekend in the city

Naples – a weekend in the city

No city has the wealth of flavours and fragrances, history and culture, magic and sheer character to rival Naples. The Parthenopean city is utterly unique. It is the ideal weekend destination for wallowing in fine art and great food, and if you have a few more days to spare, we…
St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums in Rome

St. Peter’s Basilica and the Vatican Museums in Rome

Let’s try to imagine to hold a magnifying glass over a map of Italy. First of all focus on Rome, capital of Italy, the eternal city that everyone knows, and then, slowly, let's zoom more and more within its borders, up to frame the Vatican City, a tiny independent city-state…
Ai Weiwei. Libero | Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

Ai Weiwei. Libero | Palazzo Strozzi, Florence

The most famous living Chinese artist and one of the most influential of our time, Ai Weiwei, occupies Palazzo Strozzi in Florence with his unconventionality and his provocative and dissident personality. Ai Weiwei, winner of numerous competitions, designed, among others, the National Stadium in Beijing and the Serpentine Gallery Pavilion…
5 must-see exhibitions in Rome

5 must-see exhibitions in Rome

Rome is the perfect destination for a weekend discovering the most beautiful attractions of the city, walking through the narrow streets in the evening and admiring the Tiber illuminated by thousands of lights at night. [Read Weekend in Rome, 2 days itinerary] Rome in these months hosts also a lot…
The Floating Piers and Lake Iseo

The Floating Piers and Lake Iseo

Who has never dreamt of walking on water, rocked by the waves and admiring beautiful landscapes? Now you can, thanks to an extraordinary installation that will be on the Lake Iseo from June 18 to July 3: "The Floating Piers". Imagine 70 thousand square meters of yellow and orange shimmering…
Top 10 must-see museums in Florence

Top 10 must-see museums in Florence

Florence is an open air museum. Getting lost in its narrow streets, breathing the Renaissance at every corner, looking at the buildings and picturesque views, is a unique and rewarding experience for those who love art and Italian culture. The wonders of this city continue inside the historical buildings recalling…
Chagall. Love and Life exhibition in Catania

Chagall. Love and Life exhibition in Catania

An explosion of colors and optimism that emphasize the beauty of love and the joy of life: these are the themes of the exhibition of the great master Marc Chagall, Love and Life. From 18 October 2015 to 14 February 2016, for the first time in Catania, at the Castello…
Egypt, millennial splendor. Masterpieces from Leiden to Bologna

Egypt, millennial splendor. Masterpieces from Leiden to Bologna

A magical land populated by an ancient and fascinating culture, located between the Mediterranean Sea and Red Sea, crossed by the long river Nile, Egypt will be the star of the exhibition organized by Arthemisia Group in collaboration with the Municipality of Bologna, Bologna Institution Museums and the Archaeological Museum.…
The Uffizi Gallery and the magic Renaissance

The Uffizi Gallery and the magic Renaissance

The Uffizi Gallery is a Florentine museum consists of 45 rooms and lots of famous paintings and sculptures. The structure, "above the river and almost in the air" was designed during the Renaissance period, in order to build State Archives and the administrative offices of the Medici family, who was…