Michelangelo Plays with Light

Rays of light fill the dome inside the St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome built to rival Brunelleschi’s Dome in Florence.

A Master’s Tools

Decades of tools, handed down from generation to generation outlined on the worktable of master wood carver…

All Roads Lead Up

Caltebellotta, Sicilia is an intriguing place that will steal your heart and your breath.

Italy: Storybook Land and Dante’s Inferno

This is the amazing view from Castello di Monteriggioni in Toscana.  As the sun set after a long day of touring, wining and tasting we settled in at the Fattoria, Castello di Monteriggioni near Siena. Before dinner we walked all around this little town where there are no autos allowed.  Built in the early 1200’s,…