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Church of San Lorenzo de Speziali in Miranda

Church of San Lorenzo de Speziali in Miranda, built in the Roman Temple of Antoninus and Faustina, is one of the most interesting and original exemples of combination of baroque and classic architecture. The temple was begun by Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius in 141 AD when his young wife Faustina died; it was converted to […]

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Castel Sant’Angelo

Tour of Castel Sant’Angelo Castel Sant’Angelo (or Castle of the Holy Angel), our tour’s subject, is the result of the transformation of the funeral monument of the emperor Hadrian. The construction of the mausoleum started in 130 a.D., inspired from the mausoleum of Augustus, and it has been completed only after the death of Antoninus […]

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Churches of Rome Tour

Churches of Rome tour The Churches of Rome tour included three of the most suggestive Papal Basilicas of Rome: the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, the Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano and the Basilica of San Paolo fuori le Mura. To simplify transportation among the Eternal City. The Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore The Basilica […]

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Vatican City Tour

Tour of the Vatican City The Vatican Museums The Vatican City Tour starts with the guided tour of the Vatican Museums, which contain the papal collection of antiquities and artworks collected over the centuries at the behest of the Popes. We will enter to the Vatican Museums from the main entrance, in Viale Vaticano, which […]

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