Arts & History

Italy wasn’t built in a day

Ancient Greek ruins in Paestum, Campania

Paestum: Walk down Ancient Greek paths

The ancient city of Paestum is a veritable goldmine of Ancient Greek architecture and history. It’s a glimpse into a world we…

Andrea Camilleri – Inspecting Inspector Montalbano

Italy’s most famous fictional police detective, Salvo Montalbano, is the brainchild of famous contemporary writer Andrea Camilleri. This world famous detective novel series reveals…

Scuderie del Quirinale Salome

Scuderie del Quirinale: excellence in art and appreciation

The Scuderie del Quirinale in Rome is more than just a museum. It’s an architectural gem with an historic past all of its own. What’s…

pompeii

Pompeii, Gateway to Ancient Roman life

In 79 AD, the city of Pompeii was destroyed by the eruption of Mount Vesuvius, a volcano situated nearby. Pompeii lay dormant under the…

A journey to Ancient Egypt

The Egyptian Museum of Turin was founded in 1824, making it the oldest Egyptian museum in the world. It is the second largest…