Spoleto: De Duomo

Spoleto’s kathedraal van Santa Maria Assunta, oftewel de Duomo, kan zeker tot de vele hoogtepunten van de stad worden gerekend. De huidige Duomo werd in de late twaalfde en vroege dertiende eeuw gebouwd en verving toen een eerdere kathedraal die vermoedelijk uit de achtste of negende eeuw dateerde. Deze eerdere…

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Spoleto: The Duomo

Spoleto’s cathedral of Santa Maria Assunta or Duomo can certainly be counted among the city’s many highlights. The current Duomo was built in the late twelfth and early thirteenth century and replaced an earlier cathedral which seems to date from the eighth or ninth century. This earlier cathedral, known as…

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Rome: Palazzo Doria Pamphilj

It was a pleasant surprise during our last visit to Rome: the Palazzo Doria Pamphilj (pronounced Pamphili[1]) and its amazing art gallery. The Palazzo is located next to the Baroque church of San Maria in Via Lata and can be entered from the Via del Corso. A ticket to the…

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