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The Uffizi.  Built in 1560 by Cosimo I de 'Medici to be administrative and judiciary offices of Florence. In 1581 Francesco I de 'Medici set up a gallery. In 1737, Anna Maria Luisa de Medici donated the Medici art collection to the museum.

The Uffizi. Built in 1560 by Cosimo I de 'Medici to be administrative and judiciary offices of Florence. In 1581 Francesco I de 'Medici set up a gallery. In Anna Maria Luisa de Medici donated the Medici art collection to the museum.

IV The Organ Fountains from the Fishponds at Villa dEste,Tivoli, Italy by petervanallen, via Flickr

Villa d’Este – Tivoli Italy. The Villa d'Este is a villa in Tivoli, near Rome, Italy. Listed as a UNESCO world heritage site, it is a fine example of Renaissance architecture and the Italian Renaissance garden.

It almost doesn’t feel cold enough to write about winter in a blog post since this November in Florence has..

What to Expect When You Visit Florence in Winter

The Rose Garden in the Boboli Gardens  in Florence, Italy - mid-16th-century garden style was developed here, including longer axial developments, wide gravel avenues, a considerable "built" element of stone, the lavish employment of statuary and fountains, and a proliferation of detail, coordinated in semi-private and public spaces that were informed by classical accents: grottos, nympheums, garden temples, etc.

Visit the beautiful and most famous Italian gardens in the world, the Boboli Gardens.

Protected by an imposing statue of Dante, it sits with its beautiful facade in front of a modest piazza. The Santa Croce was built for the common citizens of Florence, just a 15 minute walk from the much more grand Duomo.

Inside Tips on Things to Do in Florence, Italy

La Basilica di Santa Croce Protected by an imposing statue of Dante, it sits with its beautiful facade in front of a modest piazza. The Santa Croce was built for the common citizens of Florence, just a 15 minute walk from the much more grand Duomo.

Mona Mina

Villa Medici di Castello, Tuscany, Italy -- Fresh oranges for breakfast or snack to take a break from the writing.

Palazzo Pitti - The 15th century Medici palace houses the Galleria Palatina -- second only to the Uffizi in its wealth of artwork.

Florence, Italy: readers' tips, recommendations and travel advice

It will be full circle. palazzo Pitti - The century Medici palace houses the Galleria Palatina -- second only to the Uffizi in its wealth of artwork.

Discovering one of the most important sightseeings in Florence, centre of the political life of the city

Inside the Palazzo Medici Riccardi, Galleria di Luca Giordano.

Villa Le Rose is a beautiful Medici villa commissioned by the Marchese Niccolò Antinori in the 15th century; in the 1980’s, Leonardo and Beatrice Ferragamo bought the villa.

Villa Le Rose is a beautiful Medici villa commissioned by the Marchese Niccolò Antinori in the century . The villa remained in the Antinori's possession until the beginning of the last century. The family then decided to sell the property and in the 1

Medici Chapels and Church of San Lorenzo - Florence. Статуя Анны Марии Луизы Медичи (1667 - 1743) Она была последним отпрыском дома Медичи.Покровитель искусства, она владела большой коллекцией Медичи искусства.

Medici Chapels and Church of San Lorenzo - Florence

The Alnwick Poison Garden  Behind big black gates, the garden contains about 100 varieties illegal narcotics including poppies, , the poisonous Atropa belladonna (also known as deadly nightshade), Strychnos nux-vomica (used to make strychnine), Coca, hemlock, and more. Inspired by the garden near Padua, Italy which was once used by the Medici’s to find better ways to kill their enemies, the Duchess decided to build a garden that was filled with narcotic, poisonous and deadly plants.

“ The Alnwick Poison Garden Alnwick Castle, Northumberland, England The Alnwick Poison Garden boasts some of the world’s most dangerous plants, hence the name. Behind big black gates, the carefully.

Click to find out where one of the oldest and most famous art museums in the world is located?

Click to find out where one of the oldest and most famous art museums in the world is located?

New Swiss Guards recruit attend a swearing-in ceremony in San Damaso square at the Vatican. 35 new recruits sworn-in on the anniversary of the sack of Rome when they protected Pope Clement VII hideout at castel Sant' Angelo on May 6, 1527.

New Swiss Guards recruit attend a swearing-in ceremony in San Damaso square at the Vatican. 35 new recruits sworn-in on the anniversary of the sack of Rome when they protected Pope Clement VII hideout at castel Sant' Angelo on May

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Portugal - Lisboa, Torre de Belém Photo by António Sacchetti-->Been there :) My country, this place is really beautiful. If you ever come to Portugal then you must visit it :)