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WALK WITH US ALONG THE ROMAN WALLS
In 271 d.C. the Alemanni invaded Italy, defeating the Roman army in Piacenza and moving forward Rome. The Emperor Aurelian organized an immediate defense strategy and succeeded in defeating the barbarian troops near Pavia.
The threa... [READ ALL]
A DAY IN TODI: BEAUTY AND HARMONY IN THE GREEN HEART OF ITALY
Todi is a beautiful small town in the province of Perugia.
It rises up on top of a hill a bit higher than 400 metres, overlooking the Tevere valley and stretching over one of the most evocative natural landscapes in Umbria, right in ... [READ ALL]
MILAN CATHEDRAL AND MONZA HERITAGE
After meeting at the cathedral entrance, we will visit the Duomo roof.
This is the fourth biggest cathedral in the world and the first in Italy; it is also one of the few whose roofs are actually accessible. From Milan cathedral roof... [READ ALL]
AMONG THE JEWELLERIES OF THE MAREMMA TOSCANA: MONTEMERANO AND SATURNIA.
Situated in the heart of Tuscany, MONTEMERANO, is a tiny village of the 12th century surrounded by a town-wall and honoured with “one of the most beautiful village of Italy”. Among strong walls built by Aldobrande... [READ ALL]
FRASCATI AND THE MAGNIFICENCE OF THE “VILLE TUSCOLANE”
Frascati villas and gardens reached their greatest splendor around the second decade of the seventeenth century. In Roman times the Tuscolo hill, with a pleasant climate, had been chosen as a favorite place of Villas and gardens by the m... [READ ALL]
ARCHEOLOGICAL ITINERARY DISCOVERING THE CASTELLI ROMANI: HISTORY, MYTH AND LEGEND.
Visit to the civic museum of Albano and to the archeological path towards the Cisternoni, the amphitheater and the museum of the second parthian legion.
According to the tradition the town is on the ancient Albalonga, established by ... [READ ALL]
THE QUEEN OF ROAD
The Via Appia Antica , ancient Rome's "Queen of Roads," is the reason we say all roads lead to Rome. Engineered in the 5th century B.C., it was the widest and largest road of its time. In its heyday this avenue spanne... [READ ALL]
PALATINE HILL IN ROME: DISCOVER THE LEGENDS AND ARCHEOLOGICAL RUINS OF ANCIENT ROME. EMPEROR PALACES AND TALES OF ROMULUS AND REMUS WAIT YOU!!
The Palatine is the most famous of Rome’s seven hills.
In Ancient Rome it was considered one of the most desirable neighborhood in the city, and was the home of aristocrats and emperors.The Palatine was desirab... [READ ALL]
WELCOME TO UMBRIA! VISIT SPELLO AND FOLIGNO, WHERE THE SPIRITUALITY AND ART MEET A FOODIE PARADISE!
Meet your travel assistant and travelling companions and diparture for Umbria.We will enter Spello,village situated in the Umbria region,walking through the main ancient entrance to the city, and continue on to the Collegiata di Sant... [READ ALL]
VISIT TO PALAZZO FARNESE AND REINASSANCE POTTERY LABORATORY
A journey in the Italian Renaissance with an interesting Renaissance Pottery Laboratory: we will spend the day in the heart of the ancient Duchy of Castro established by Pope Paul III Farnese.
Being easy, entertaining and rewarding, th... [READ ALL]
FLORENCE AND THE HOUSE OF MEDICI
For over three centuries the Medici family have had a very strong bond with the city. Being active merchants and bankers, the Medici were so strongly connected to the Catholic Church and to most other elite families in Europe that they a... [READ ALL]
TRASTEVERE: THE TRUE HEART OF ROME
During the visit of Trastevere, with its historical alleys and the secret piazzette (small squares) you will see the ancient beauty and the most genuine essence of Rome; perhaps the one mostly lived by Romans themselves. In spite of its ... [READ ALL]
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