I was drawn to the Museo di Roma at Palazzo Braschi for the view. The museum sits at the southwest end of Piazza Navona and has an incredible view of the famous square from its second and third floors.
I’ve always meant to visit the Museo di Roma.…Continue Reading
Milan’s Pinacoteca Brera is a first class gallery on par with Italy’s finest museums. The collection of Italian, mostly religious, art is spread out in 38 rooms and includes masterpieces by Andrea Mantegna, Piero Della Francesca, Raphael, and Caravaggio.
But I was most taken by Gentile and Giovanni Bellini’s “St.…Continue Reading
I have a confession. Despite having lived in Italy for nearly three years and having studied Italian off and on for a number of years, I have a long way to go before I can consider myself fully fluent in the language.…Continue Reading
The Pantheon, one of the last major landmarks in Rome with free entry, will soon begin to charge admission.…Continue Reading