April 11, 2017

The wondrous Octagonal Courtyard at the Vatican Museums offers the chance to admire some of the most precious statues belonging to the Vatican’s collection, all beautifully framed by the characteristic architecture that surrounds them. These beautiful masterpieces are testament to the love and admiration for the art of sculpture between Antiquity and Neoclassicism.

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February 9, 2017

Devoting your life as a Vestal Virgin to the State and retaining your chastity was an honour, awarded with great privileges, but one mistake could lead to being buried alive.

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December 19, 2016

With over 3,000 years of history, a wealth of museums, churches and archaeological sites, Rome can be daunting for first-time visitors, coming from a shore excursion.

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November 18, 2016

If you’re looking for peace, quiet, beauty and history in Rome, look no further than the Protestant Cemetery, also being a highlight of our Hidden Beauty of Rome private tour

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November 7, 2016

What does a ruthless cardinal’s private sculpture collection look like? A Borghese Gallery tour includes Roman sculptures as well as masterpieces of the Renaissance and Baroque era

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November 4, 2016

There’s some information you can’t find in a guidebook. Our partner, Milestone Rome, aims to be a source of art and cultural information for those planning a trip to Rome

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September 14, 2016

The Duomo is the most iconic of Florence’s skyline. Learn of Brunelleschi’s design, innovation, architectural mastermind, and the long task of finalizing this 100+ year long project

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September 6, 2016

Learn about the impressive masterpieces of the Uffizi Gallery, such as Botticelli’s Birth of Venus and Da Vinci’s Annunciation, just to name a few.

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August 29, 2016

Discover 10 interesting facts and myth busters regarding the Sistine Chapel, from how Michelangelo painted the ceiling, his feelings towards work, and the first depiction of God

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