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Rome: 5 museums that should be visited

Rome: 5 museums that should be visited

Choosing even one museum to recommend in Rome has always been a difficult task for me. I would always answer “everyone”, but I know it is obviously impossible to see them all for lack of time and for different interests for each of us. So I started thinking about what my favourite museums in Rome…Continue Reading

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Marche: what to see in Offagna

Marche: what to see in Offagna

Offagna has bewitched me, I must admit. I arrived in this small town of late medieval times at lunchtime on a hot (sweltering) summer Saturday. I need to admit (also) to have thought for a moment that I didn’t find anything open to eat a bite since there was no one around and it all…Continue Reading

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Marche: a day in Recanati

Marche: a day in Recanati

Those who follow me on social networks perhaps already know it: I spent the last weekend of June 2018 in the Marche region. This region, the only Italian “in the plural” is one of the areas I know less in It Italy and, after these three days, I would say that maybe I should turn…Continue Reading

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London Cemeteries

London Cemeteries

Only a few years ago, I started visiting cemeteries, places that attract tourists (for a long time now). Although initially, the idea did not appeal to me, I now admit that London cemeteries deserve a visit (both monumental and smaller ones): whether large or small, hidden and unknown or famous and visited, almost all hide…Continue Reading

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Madrid: parque del retiro

Madrid: parque del retiro

During a trip to Madrid, a walk in the Parque del Retiro is undoubtedly among the “must do”. The gardens, as well as the Royal Palace of the Good Retreat, were designed and built between 1630 and 1640, the period in which the Count-Duke of Olivares (Gaspar de Guzmán y Pimentel) gave some land to…Continue Reading