Posts Tagged "Vatican Museum"

Vatican Tour

Posted on nov 21, 2012

Vatican Tour

VATICAN MUSEUM,  Sistine Chapel, St. Peter’s… The Holy See, a sovereign state since 1929, contains within its walls some of the world’s greatest masterpieces of art and architecture. Our tour will start at the VATICAN MUSEUM, whose world-renowned art collection was first established in 1500. In the astonishing Picture-Gallery you will admire paintings by such masters as Giotto, Raphael,Leonardo Da Vinci, and Caravaggio. The Ancient Statuary Collection is home to theLaocoon, a Hellenistic Greek statue of unparalleled technical virtuosity. Its sublime depiction of...

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Rome Highlights Tour and Photoshoot

Posted on feb 14, 2012

Rome Highlights Tour and Photoshoot

 GET READY FOR THE PAPARAZZI! I will arrange a guided tour and while you will discover the most unique and panoramic sites of Rome, magic pictures of you will be taken by a professional photographer who will capture the essence of a day that you will never forget *you and your wife *you and your family *only...

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Vip Sistine Chapel

Posted on gen 21, 2012

Vip Sistine Chapel

Sistine Chapel private tour made exclusively for you after hour once in a life time experience! After closing time, at  7.00 pm we will start the private tour avoiding all the day crowd, you will enjoy Michelangelo’s magnificent frescoes and other treasures of the Vatican Museum, the Candelabra and the Tapestries Gallery, the Geographical maps Gallery and the Raphael Rooms. Only you and your dear ones, or other members of your party will be inside the silent Sistine Chapel, feeling its majesty and grandeur and appreciating the outstanding Michelangelo’s unique masterpiece of...

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ROMAN SACRED IMAGES

Posted on gen 4, 2012

ROMAN SACRED IMAGES

Walking around Rome’s city centre is possible to admire many sacred images, most of them representing the Madonna of perpetual help, are located by buildings corners and named by the Romans “Madonnelle” little Madonnas. Probably their origin comes from a very ancient pagan worship, since the VII century B.C. shrines dedicated to the “Lari”, household gods, were located by street corners as a form of protection. At the beginning of the IV century A.D. the pagan idols were replaced with christian ones, mostly dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Originally located only...

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