Category Archives: Pienza

What is a youth? Romeo & Juliet by Franco Zeffirelli

Palazzo Piccolomini in Pienza is celebrating Franco Zeffirelli’s “Romeo & Juliet”‘s 50th anniversary as well as its own Renaissance-ship. Continue reading

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Pienza, the ideal Renaissance town

A glance at the small, yet incredibly significant, town of Pienza: the Renaissance dream come true. Continue reading

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Gardens and Cloisters in Bloom at Pienza

Colours and scents invade Pienza this month for its traditional Flower Trade Show. Continue reading

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