Home / Tag Archives: Italy

Tag Archives: Italy

Piazza Venezia and Victor Emmanuel Monument

The Altare della Patria (Altar of the Fatherland) also known as the Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II (National Monument to Victor Emmanuel II) or "Il Vittoriano" is a controversial monument built in honor of Victor Emmanuel, the first king of a unified Italy. The monument is built of white …

Read More »

Re-Acto Fest Call Stickers and Posters

Re-Acto Fest International Pop Art Combos L’Aquila (Italy) deadline 10/9/2015 La città di L’Aquila, colpita da un tremendo sisma nel 2009, sta intraprendendo un lento e difficile percorso di rinascita. Il Re_Acto fest, festival di street art e cultura urbana, si inserisce in questo delicato contesto con l’intento di partecipare …

Read More »

View from Rialto Bridge

I bought the D5000, my first DSLR, because of this trip and took this picture just before sunrise. Which I would say is the best time to experience the beauty of this City, before it becomes over swarmed by the crowds of tourists during the day .© Tien Vu | …

Read More »

Colorful houses of Porto Venere

The ancient Portus Veneris is believed to date back to at least the middle of the 1st century BC. It has been said that the name refers to a temple to the goddess Venus which was sited on the promontory where the church of Peter the Apostle now stands. The …

Read More »