Saturday, August 8, 2020

Florence Cathedral

There are few buildings with such great importance for world architecture as Florence Cathedral. Many world-famed architects and artisans have built it but Filippo...

Grotta dello Smeraldo – Emerald Grotto

Small but interesting is Grotta dello Smeraldo - Emerald Grotto - partly submerged cave in Amalfi Coast, Italy. Sunlight enters the cave indirectly -...

Assisi Basilica (Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi)

The construction of the Assisi Basilica caused strife among the followers of Francis of Assisi - the magnificence and luxury of this enormous building...

Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua

One of the largest churches and definitely - one of the most interesting ones in Italy is Basilica of Saint Anthony of Padua. Every...

Landmarks of Italy

Most interesting landmarks of Italy Below are listed the most amazing natural and man made landmarks of Italy. Natural landmarks of Italy Italy has several interesting volcanoes....

Blue Grotto in Capri

The Blue Grotto in Capri became a sensation among the Romanticists of Europe in the 1830s - mostly thanks to the eerie blue glow...

Top 10 most beautiful churches of Italy

Italy has been the powerhouse of European art and architecture. Here are located many of the world's most beautiful buildings which have been replicated...

Siena Cathedral of Santa Maria

One of the most beautiful cathedrals in Italy is Siena Cathedral of Santa Maria. This grand building looks pompous from outside and contains numerous...

Saint Mark’s Basilica

At the time when the influence of Byzantine Empire was waning, in Venice started construction of new cathedral church which would represent the best...

Orvieto Cathedral

One of the highest achievements of Italian Gothic art and architecture is Orvieto Cathedral. Few buildings in the world are that ornate, and at...