Category Archives: Italy

Painting Tuscany landscape

The views from the wall of San Casciano dei Bagni are great view for landscape painters – and photographers. Advertisements

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Tuscany landscapes

Tuscany in Italy is well known for its lovely landscape and sceneries (not only chianti). Here are some taken in the province of Siena in June this year.

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Murals in Tuscany

Something clever, something abstract, something countrystyle … Murals in Arezzo and Siena, Tuscany in Italy.

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Hotels, hotels, hotels

How well do we know the hotels where we are making a booking? How are the rooms? Lobby? Hotel’s surrounding? Pool and other facilities? Service? Luckily today we are able to know many of those things in advance. Online booking services … Continue reading

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The leaning bell tower of Santo Stefano, Venice

The bell tower (campanile) of Santo Stefano in Venice, seen from the north over Campo Sant’Angelo. “Campanile is 61 m high with electromechanical bells, from late renaissance (1544) and leaning, with a newer top. On 7th August 1585 it was struck by lightning, collapsed onto … Continue reading

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Road block in Venice

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Security?

A political stencil graffiti in Venice … I saw this some years ago, but it is very topical also today …

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