Rome - Colosseum

5 curiosities about the Colosseum (did you know you could tour it underground?)

  To introduce the Colosseum, we should start saying that was originally known with another name, as the Flavian Amphitheater, and that it still is the largest amphitheater in the world, able to contain a huge number of spectators. Submitted in 1980 in the UNESCO World Heritage List, in 2007 it was also listed among […]

Venice - Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute from St. Marks Campanile

5 Venice No No’s – How to tour Venice wisely

  1-Don’t touch the water of the canal. After a long day of exploring the city of Venice, you may be tempted to dip your tired feet inside the cool water of the canal.  What could possibly be wrong with that you may wonder?  Unfortunately, the lagoon is quite polluted. And polluted by what, you may […]

Florence - Duomo

Florence: A Shopper’s Paradise

Florence is a city famous not only for art, history and architecture, but also for the unique shopping opportunities. From high-end fashion boutiques to leather markets and historical perfumery stores – there is something for everyone! Historical Perfumery: Officina Profumo – Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella Located at via della Spada 16. Founded in […]