Cúpula de Santa María dei Fiori, Florencia. Ladrillo y mármol. Filippo Brunelleschi. 1420-1436 Arquitectura Renacentista. Período Quattrocento.
On this slice of Italian paradise jutting out into the Bay of Naples, the scent of fresh lemons perfumes the air, pastel houses cling to cliffs rising above turquoise waters, and tanned vacationers laze around on daybeds on stretches of beach. Read on for how to do the Amalfi Coast the right way.
Gates by Lorenzo Ghiberti, Florence Baptistery, Florence, Italy, photo by Todd Landry
San Giorgio Maggiore - Venice, Italy 'Virgin and Saints' by Sebastiano Ricci
When the weather warms, Cineteca di Bologna turns the city’s Piazza Maggiore into one of the most historic outdoor movie venues, with Renaissance architecture surrounding the plaza on all sides and the dome of the Sanctuary of Santa Maria della Vita rising behind the screen. Cineteca di Bologna holds 51 screenings under the stars throughout the summer, with eight nights dedicated to the “Il Cinema Ritrovato” (Cinema Rediscovered) series of classic movies. It also claims that the Piazza ...
Florence, or Firenze, is one of the world’s great art repositories, but there’s more to the Renaissance City than monuments and museums. While art lovers could stay busy for weeks doing the rounds of the Uffizi, the Accademia, the Duomo, and many others, the city also offers plenty to inspire foodies, fashionistas, and fans of the good life.