Venice Gondolas

The elegant and sinuous black boats are famous all over the world and are commonly associated with Venice, a bit like pizza is associated with Naples. However, not many people know that gondolas truly carry the symbol of the city! A symbol that is found in the iron prow-head of the gondola. The sort of […]

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Fatal charm of Italy

What is the fatal charm of Italy? What do we find there that can be found nowhere else? I believe it is a certain permission to be human, which other places, other countries, lost long ago.– Erica Jong, writer

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Verona Series – Vol. 03

Verona, Italy

6. Basilica of San Zeno Maggiore The Basilica of San Zeno is one of the most important religious buildings in Verona, mainly for its stunning architecture, but also because it was the fictional place of the marriage of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet. Located on the west side of the River Adige, the Basilica sits at […]

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