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Duomo, Amalfi

Amalfi’s Cathedral is stifled from other buildings on both sides, but its view from the bottom of the place is priceless. The Duomo appears from atop a steep flight of stairs with all its elaborate decoration of Arab-Norman Romanesque style. Actually…

A shell shop in Amalfi

Incredible how sometimes life is. I found this shop in Amalfi and it was the same shop I stopped by about 10 years ago, when I visited for the first time this city. It sells only sea-things, from shell to…

San Domenico, Bologna

A visual tour inside the church of San Domenico, Bologna . I visited this church about one year ago and stupidly I didn’t take any pictures, so when my sister visited the city some weeks ago, she kindly took the…

Duomo, Milan

During the weekend spent in Milan for the fashion week, I found little time to have a look inside Duomo, Milan Cathedral, the biggest church of Italy, after S. Peter in Rome. Probably it’s not the first thing to do in…

La Specola, Firenze

I took these pictures on March, during my trip to Florence. I don’t know why I waited so long to post them, anyway, La Specola is the first wunderkammer-museum I saw, that’s way the pictures are so faltering. At first…

Madonna Inn

Let me show you the kitschiest place on Earth, The Madonna Inn Hotel. Located in California, this one of a kind hotel has 109 guest rooms and suites uniquely designed and themed. Opened as a simple motel in December 1958…