May 20, 2020
Guide Spotlight: Mose – Venice
Our expert guide in Venice, Mose, delves into his favourite places to see and Venetian...
February 24, 2020
The Secondhand Origins of Michelangelo’s David
They say there’s nothing new under the sun, that all ideas have been formulated and reformulated...
January 08, 2020
Fact vs Fiction: The Story Behind the Two Popes
The resignation of Pope Benedict from the Papal office in 2013 didn’t just make headlines, it...
November 11, 2019
A Fine Line: Restoring Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper
Restoration methods for the Last Supper have caused fierce debate among art...
November 04, 2019
Cloaks and Daggers: The Venetian Doge Written out of History
Soldier, ruler and coup leader, this Doge had it all - until he lost it....
July 18, 2017
9 Facts About the Life of Leonardo Da Vinci They Didn’t Teach You in School
Painter, writer, inventor, sculptor, musician – Leonardo da Vinci was one of Italy’s...
February 06, 2017
The Unbelievable Story of the Paris Catacombs
By the middle of the 18th century, Paris stunk. It may have been one of the largest and most...
December 06, 2016
7 Things You Didn’t Know About The Incredible Florence Duomo
Read why the Florence Duomo rises above all masterpieces of the...
October 03, 2016
11 Things You Didn’t Know About the Leaning Tower of Pisa
The Leaning Tower of Pisa, with its equal helpings of beauty and folly, is one of the...
June 28, 2016
The Genius of Bernini: How one Man Created Many of the Top Attractions in Rome
Learn Bernini's incredible story and where to see his...
Book a Tour
Pristine Sistine - The Chapel at its Best
Premium Colosseum Tour with Roman Forum Palatine Hill
Rome Food Tour with Pizza-Making, Local Market Tastings
Crypts, Bones Catacombs: Underground Tour of Rome
VIP Doge's Palace Secret Passages Tour
Legendary Venice: St. Mark's Basilica, Terrace Doge's Palace