Advertisement
« previous next »
Church of Santa Croce. The outside is covered in striped marble pattern  
   

Church of Santa Croce. The outside is covered in striped marble pattern

Florence

January 9th 2016
Hi everyone We are currently on a train from Florence heading to Fiumicino airport in Rome. It's. A cold foggy day but sitting on a train going about 250km an hour the landscape is pretty much a blur. Florence is such a cultured place with many museums containing priceless artworks by Botticelli and Da Vinci to name a couple. Peter went to four mind blowing galleries and museums. I only ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Florence

Italian Flag Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 3.672s; Tpl: 0.029s; cc: 9; qc: 35; dbt: 0.03s; 3; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.4mb