Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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...

Pozzo del Merro

The second deepest known water-filled sinkhole - cave system is located in the vicinities of Rome. Recently none expected that the small lake in...

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...

Archbasilica of St. John Lateran

There is only one archbasilica in the world - Archbasilica of St. John Lateran. This could be the most important church in the world,...

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...

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...

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 -...