Padua

Portrait of Galileo Galilei. Italian School after J. Sustermans. Photo credit: Wellcome Library

Arcetri and Other Traces of Galileo's Life in Florence

As anyone who has ever been in Florence already knows, the Tuscan city abounds in all kinds of “traces” left by Italian geniuses of the past. One...
Padua on segway: Galileo's Podium

Padua on segway: Galileo's Podium

Padua on the road, on Segways: techno slow tour! First stop: the University, following the traces of Galileo Galilei who spent in Padua 18 years,...
6 Things to see in Padova

Top 6 things to see in Padova

Padova was for century under the control of the Republic of Venice, and its structure and history are very tied to the Serenissima. Just to give you...
"Donatello Svelato": three Crucifixes in one single exhibition in Padua

"Donatello Svelato": three Crucifixes in one single exhibition in Padua

It will be hard not to get emotional by looking at the three Crucifixes by Donatello displayed in one solo exhibition called "Donatello unveiled...