Category : In Europe with the camera

04 Mar 2018
Colosseum and Ponte Sant’Angelo

Rome Day 4 – Colosseum and Ponte Sant’Angelo

February 24, 2018, Colosseum and Ponte Sant’Angelo Colosseum and Ponte Sant’Angelo Today it rained all day. At one point, I thought it was not worth getting out of the bed. But something told me that it would be a big mistake to stay in the hotel room. So here I am 6 AM near the Colosseum. There was no one around, so I made my composition and I was waiting for miracle to happen – the rain to stop and […]

02 Mar 2018
Vatican - Bramante Staircase

Rome Day 3 – Ponte Sant’Angelo and Vatican

February 23, 2018, Ponte Sant’Angelo and Vatican Ponte Sant’Angelo and Vatican My greatest joy in the morning was when I find out was no longer raining. I woke up at 4:30 AM, I took my camera and go towards Vatican. At 7:30 I had to meet with those who organized the tour of the Vatican Museum and the Sistine Chapel. There was plenty of time so I decided to take a stroll along Castel Sant’Angelo to see what I can […]

28 Feb 2018
Rome - The Roman Forum

Rome Day 2 – Galleria Borghese

February 22, 2018, Galleria Borghese Galleria Borghese and Rainy day For today I booked a ticket to visit the Borghese Galleries where some of Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s works are. I booked online, and I had to be there at 9:30 AM. I walked from Trastevere, crossed the Roman Forum, Piazza Venezia, then up the small streets to Villa Burghese. If you are a lover of art and you like Bernini, then Galleria Borghese, “is a must”. I’ll let the photographs talk […]

27 Feb 2018
Vatican from Ponte Umberto

Rome Day 1 – Vatican from Ponte Umberto I

21st February 2018 – Vatican from Ponte Umberto I First day Vatican from Ponte Umberto I I landed on Fiumicino Airport and I took the train to Rome. My hotel was located in Trastevere, very close to most of the places I wanted to visit and photograph. In that day, the weather was great for photography, I walked a lot, over 20km. I have decided to walk around to get familiarised with the city. First stop Colosseum, then Roman Forum, Piazza […]

14 Jan 2018
Milan Cathedral, Duomo di Milano

A Walk In Milano

My city travel journey starts with “A Walk In Milano” I have been to Milano last year for a longer weekend. Impressive city, beautiful, clean, with many photographic opportunities. The food was very good and a lot of things to visit and to do. Some of my disappointments was:  that’s my fault that I had to check in time. I have not been able to buy tickets to visit   Santa Maria delle Grazie to see  “The Last Supper” I booked the […]

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