The Ancient Theatre of Taormina: 5 things to know

Theatre of Taormina

Theatre of Taormina

THE ANCIENT THEATRE OF TAORMINA: 5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE THEATRE AND THE CITY

When I visited the Ancient Theatre of Taormina I realized that the ancients had understood everything about life and what makes it extraordinary.
The Greeks, in the 3rd century, chose a natural ledge overlooking the Ionian Sea to build a sacred place before and a Theatre later. As far as I am concerned, it’s probably one of the most beautiful places in the world, and I would have remained sat on the steps of that theatre to enjoy that stunning view for hours.

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Sicily where to go: museums, art and history from Syracuse to Taormina

SICILY WHERE TO GO: THE MUSEUMS AND ARCHAEOLOGICAL PARKS OF EASTERN SICILY

Sicily, where to go if you want to visit the island starting from its history and museums?
I’ll try to answer this question by telling you something about my journey to Eastern Sicily, which allowed me to discover a territory full of history and art, but also to understand where to go if you have only a weekend at your disposal.

In this post you’ll find my advice about making a 3-day journey into art and culture in Eastern Sicily, and all useful information.

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Brussels museums: those you must see

brussels

BRUSSELS MUSEUMS: THOSE YOU MUST SEE

Brussels museums. Which ones should you visit to discover the capital of Belgium starting from its works of art and artists?
In the post dedicated to Flemish painting: a tour among the masterpieces of Flanders I made a list of Flemish masterpieces you can admire in Brussels, but now I want to make a list of its beautiful museums you should visit.

If you’re looking for inspiration for what to see during your next trip to Brussels, you’re in the right place. Here is where to go.

Brussels museums and monuments to see

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Secret Paris: discovering museums and hidden places

Musée Eugène Delacroix

SECRET PARIS: DISCOVERING MUSEUMS AND HIDDEN PLACES

There are so many things to see in Paris, from the Louvre Museum to the Musée d’Orsay and many famous and magical places.
But there’s also a secret Paris, made up of unique places and not very popular with tourists.

I made a list of the less-known places of the city to make a journey through the secret Paris, which you must see at least in your lifetime.

Secret Paris

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Where to see Tintoretto in Venice

Paradiso Tintoretto | Palazzo Ducale Venezia

Tintoretto , “Paradiso” in Doge’s Palace

WHERE TO SEE TINTORETTO IN VENICE: THE PLACES TO VISIT

Where to see Tintoretto in Venice and not to miss out his most beautiful masterpieces?
The museums but especially the churches, the religious and laic institutions, the palaces of power house the works of the last artist of the Venetian Renaissance.

You should write a book to know where to see Tintoretto in Venice without missing out even one of his works, and to admire them you should spend many days in Venice. So, I decided to suggest you the most important works, those masterpieces by Tintoretto you must see.

Where to see Tintoretto in Venice

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