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Florence

I don’t remember much from my short trip to Florence when I went in 2005. I traveled from Cecina by train for a short afternoon in Florence. 82 more words

Europe

Commemorating Filippo Brunelleschi

The anniversary of Filippo Brunelleschi’s death (April 16, 1446) was commemorated in Florence today with a procession and wreath laying ceremony at his grave in the crypt of Santa Maria del Fiore (the Duomo). 137 more words

Italy

Learn something new every day

When we were children, one of my siblings or I would often share at the dinner table something we had learned at school or in our reading. 429 more words

Italy

Love on Lock

One of my favorite global trends is that of the love lock. While some cities and folks consider them to be vandalism or a nuisance, I think they are romantic, symbolic, and almost like an international, group art form. 112 more words

Photography

ART & GEOMETRY # 2 : ST. MARY OF THE FLOWER, THE IMPRESSIVE CATHEDRAL OF FLORENCE

 © Photos: ROBERTO ALBORGHETTI

 

Santa Maria del Fiore (also known simply as the Duomo) is the cathedral of Florence known for its distinctive Renaissance dome. 355 more words

Art

Florence Part 1 - First Impression and Florence Cathedral

After my time in Edinburgh this past August, I spent a week in Florence. Of the all places I’ve visited, it is possibly my favourite one. 794 more words

Florence

A week of planning and boredom

It’s been another of those weeks. The weather is gloomy; overcast and just downright miserable. So what do you do? Plan!

A couple of days ago, I was trying my best to work out how to go to Granada in April. 142 more words

Photography