Tag Archives: Giorgio Vasari

16th-Century Art in Florence: among Michelangelo, Pontormo and Giambologna

Palazzo Strozzi is hosting a remarkable exhibition of 16th-century art in Florence. An opportunity to see masterpieces by Michelangelo, Giorgio Vasari, Bronzino, Pontormo, Rosso Fiorentino and more. Continue reading

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The Vasari Corridor, this Unknown

A survey of the Vasari Corridor in its period of major transition. Continue reading

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Chianti, always a Classic

The original, genuine, pulsing heart of Chianti is known as Chianti Classico and stretches between Florence and Siena.  Located entirely within the boundaries of this region are Castellina in Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti, Greve in Chianti and Radda in Chianti, … Continue reading

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Pisa, not just the Leaning Tower

Planning a trip to Pisa? Well get ready to discover that this beautiful town is not just about the Leaning Tower and its ‘Miracle Square’, Piazza dei Miracoli. There are many other marvels to discover walking around the city. Actually … Continue reading

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