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In Italie

From Pisa to Venice via Florence, Bologna, Tuscany, Emilia Romagna, the pleasure of discovering this beautiful country, these wonderful cities whose history and culture are so familiar ....

Last moments in Roma

Last moments in Roma

Last couple hours again in Rome, spent pursuing the discovery of emblematic places, the Arch of Constantine, the Circus Maximus, Pantheon...

Sunset and sunrise in Santa Marinella

Sunset and sunrise in Santa Marinella

At sunset, at sunrise, play with the sea and the sun on the terrace with a ship's bow airs, in a bit outdated hotel in Santa Marinella, near Rome on the Mediterranean coast.

Sunset in Santa Marinella

Sunset in Santa Marinella

For this last evening in Italy, the sky, the sea, the beach come together to create a charming atmosphere, marine and soft, on the Santa Marinella beach in Tuscany.

Umbrellas and Birds

Umbrellas and Birds

At the end of the day, the deserted beach of Santa Marinella on the Tuscany coast is the territory of the gulls, strolling amid the multicolored umbrellas. The night then...

Porto Santo Stefano

Porto Santo Stefano

On the Tuscan coast, north of the promontory of Argentario, the village of Santo Stefano offers a great density of earthy colors that can be enjoyed on the arrival in this...

Tuscany dinner

Tuscany dinner

To remember a copious dinner of Tuscan specialties at Sira & Remino in San Gusmé near Siena.

San Gimignano

San Gimignano

An afternoon in San Gimignano, near Siena in Tuscany, walled city famous for its high tower, the architecture of the 13-14th century, its several time world champion gelati...

Monteriggioni, middle-age village

Monteriggioni, middle-age village

Greedy stage with osso buco and an assortment of cheese accompanied by a good Chianti, in the small village of Monteriggioni, west of Siena, in the heart of Tuscany, famous...

The Montaperti Hotel

The Montaperti Hotel

Friendly glimpse to the Montaperti Hôtel in Casanova Pansarine, near SIena in Tuscany.

The 3 lakes road

The 3 lakes road

Laghi di Bracciano, Vico, Bolsena. From Rome to Siena, going sideways, lake to lake in the Latium province...

Tuscan landscapes

Tuscan landscapes

Between towns and villages, the Tuscan countryside suggests an infinite pictorial potential, made of colors and shapes, curves and lights ...

St Peter's Church in Rome

St Peter's Church in Rome

Mostly its visitors, especially a red muse, inspiration of the moment... Thus so many different tints, united colors of Vatican...

Mother Teresa's

Mother Teresa's

Vatican discovery on the day of Mother Teresa's canonization, improvised story...

A day in Roma

A day in Roma

After St. Peter's Square and the Vatican, going to the historic center of Rome to discover the atmosphere, the spirit of the city.

Via Frattina

Via Frattina

A few minutes inspired by light, a beautiful counter-light via Frattina in downtown Rome.

First steps in Roma

First steps in Roma

First moments, first steps in Rome, a long walk from Termini station to the Villa Borghese and return by the Via del Corso, and finish by the Colosseum with the ending day.

Venice Biennale of contemporary art

Venice Biennale of contemporary art

Visit of the Arsenal in Venice for the 56th International Art Exhibition "All The World's Futures".

Venice by Night

Venice by Night

Arriving in Venice by night, discovering this incredible city, narrows streets, canals, this very special atmosphere....

Maranello, museo Ferrari

Maranello, museo Ferrari

Visit in Maranello, near Modena, of the Ferrari museum, where there is a superb collection of cars of the brand, more especially the pleasure to stroll in a highly symbolic...

Foto Industria 2015

Foto Industria 2015

Here's some of the 14 exhibits of the 2nd Biennale of Industrial photography in Bologna, Italy, an opportunity to visit iconic locations in the city.

Bologna by Night

Bologna by Night

Arriving at night, after the rain, discovering the charm of Bologna, its architectural power ...

La Torre del Tempo

La Torre del Tempo

Inspired by the architecture and the composition of the place, aside the visit of Hein Gorny exhibit during Foto Industria festival, a somehow abstract visit the Torre del...

Bologna

Bologna

An authentic taste Italy in Bologna, despite the gray weather, always the rich history, few tourists, the pleasure of walking in the street under the arcades, playing with...

Pienza, Tuscany

Pienza, Tuscany

Pienza is an iconic town of the Italian Renaissance, spots for many medieval movies, like during our trip there.

Montepulciano

Montepulciano

Discovery of the medieval town nestled on a hill in southern Tuscany, famous also for its vineyards, giving the opportunity to do a wine tasting and visit the cantina...

Siena

Siena

Big album feed from the rich history of the city created on the hillsides: monuments and palaces, especially the Palazzo Pubblico and the Torre del Mangia, and many works of...

In the Chianti hills

In the Chianti hills

On the roads between Florence and Siena for a little road trip in vineyards of Chianti, dressed in autumn colors.

Castelnuovo Berardenga

Castelnuovo Berardenga

Night and morning walks in the charming little town of Castelnuovo Berardenga, in the south of Tuscany, an enigmatic villa, unusual nooks, a special atmosphere ...

The monastery of La Verna

The monastery of La Verna

Late visit at dusk to the Franciscan monastery of La Verna, but allowed to enjoy the sunset over Tuscany from the heights.

Stia

Stia

Little Tuscan ride toward the small town of Stia, near Poppi, Bibbiena in the province of Arezzo.

Boboli's gardens

Boboli's gardens

Visiting the Museo del giordani di Boboli, creaed in the XVIth century, behind the Palazzio Pitti, above the city of Florence.

Florence by Night

Florence by Night

Night falls early in Tuscany, around 18h, but life goes on, the Florentines and tourists strolling down the avenues and streets until late in the evening.

Florence, Tuscany

Florence, Tuscany

Walking in Firenze, Florence, making abstraction of the cosmopolitan flow formed of our tourists cronies, is going all along the streets, in a travel in time, history, in the...

Florence Biennale of Contemporary Art

Florence Biennale of Contemporary Art

In Florence to visit the 10th edition of the Biennale of contemporary art, in the Spadolini Pavilion of the Fortezza da Basso.

Pisa, Tuscany

Pisa, Tuscany

A morning in Pisa, time to visit the leaning Tower...