The central historical part of the city Ascoli Piceno (Marche Region, Itlay) with secular buildings in travertino.
Glendalough (County Wicklow -Ireland) is a remarkable and scenic place with rich history and archaeology. In this gallery the Monastic City with the Round Tower, the Cathedral and the remains of several Churchs of the 10th-13th century AD. Gear: Canon Eos 5D Mark IV – Canon EF 11-24mm F/4L USM and Canon EF 24-105mm f/4L IS USM
Second and last part of Spoleto photo gallery. One of the most fascinating monuments of the city is the Duomo (Cathedral of Santa Maria dell’Assunta): at sunset, the colors are stunning and it is the best place for a romantic evening and dinner. This site is the location of the Festival dei due Mondi (Festival […]
Spoleto is a beautiful village in the Umbria Region, a country famous for its landscapes, the upper quality food (first of all the truffles, the most precious selctions are growing in these lands) and the magnificient monuments and architecture. The town is a ancient city in the province of Perugia, a great example of the […]
Cuenca: a journey in Spain, searching for great emotions Cuenca is a tiny village in the Castilla-La Mancha Region, a site almost famous for “El ingenioso hidalgo don Quijote de la Mancha”, the book narrating the adventures of a horseman tilting at windmills, that are copious in this area. The old village, declaired Unesco World […]
The Baroque church of Sant’Emidio in Ascoli Piceno consists of a travertine frontage which precedes three grottoes housing the saint’s sepulture and a necropolis with arcosolias were carved out of the living rock in catacombs. It was built in 1721 by commission of bishop Giovanni Gambi, a relative of Pope Clement XI. The Bishop and Pope […]
The second and last part of Copenaghen city architecture photo gallery. As in the first part of gallery, I’ve blended together old buildings with modern buildings photos, palaces that you can admire walking in this beautiful city.
The 3rd and last day of London trip. In this photo gallery: the House of Parliament with the Big Ben tower, the Tower of London, some cityscape views from the London Eye and some typical spots of London. Curiosity. The Travel Book Co., original location of The Notting Hill film with Hugh Grant and Julia Roberts, is now […]
The second day of London trip. In this gallery some typical places and classic London’s icons. Gear: Canon EOS 6D, Canon EF 50mm F/1.2L USM, Canon EF 24-105mm f/4 L IS USM and Canon EF 16-35mm f/2.8 L USM II
First part of a three days trip in London. In this photo gallery some of most interesting sites on the Queen ‘s Walk: the famous Tower Bridge and the Shakespeare’s Globe, the reconstruction of the Globe Theatre, the William Shakespeare’s theatre.
Wandering in Bologna, the medioeval capital of Emilia Romagna region in north of Italy. In this photo gallery some shots taken around the old city with the distinctive lengthy porticoes: indeed, Bologna counts more than 53 kilometers of porticoes and worldwide there isn’t another city with this peculiarity. Bologna is also famous for the oldest […]
New photo gallery of beautiful greek island Santorini. All galleries of Santorini here. Gear: Canon Eos 6D, Canon EF 16-35mm f/4L IS USM, Canon EF 50mm f/1.2 L USM and Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8 L IS USM
Caldarola is a small town in the Italian region Marche. The town includes the Castello Pallotta and the Pallotta Palace. The castle is in remarkable condition both inside and out. It still contains the original paintings, furnishings, clothing, and early transportation vehicles, and also has a small private collection of medieval arms. The castle is family owned and […]
The second part of photo gallery of beautiful Gae Aulenti square and all the new buildings of the modern city of Milano. All shots of this gallery have been converted in black and white with a simulation of Kodak TRI-X 400 35mm film grain. First part of gallery here. Gear: Canon EOS 6D, Canon EF 16-35mm F/4L […]
The modern and beautiful Gae Aulenti square, opened in December 2012, is located in front of Garibaldi station and next to Corso Como, famous place of Milan’s nightlife. The square was designed by the Argentine architect Cesar Pelli for the AECOM, and is dedicated to the italian architect and designer Gae Aulenti, architect of the […]
Wander the city of Brussels it’s really an experience. Brussels is the capital of Belgium, but playing an important role in Europe, may be considered as the capital of the European Union: Brussels fits the definition of “melting pot”, but still retains its own unique character. In this gallery I’ve report some of the most interesting attractives of […]
Achilleion Palace was built in Gastouri, Corfu, in 1890 by Empress of Austria Elisabeth of Bavaria, also known as Princess Sissi, and was her favourite vacation place. The story of Achilles became an obsession of the Princess Elizabeth, so the palace was designed with the mythical hero Achilles as its central theme. There are many statues of Achilles around the […]