Mont Saint-Michel guide: what to see, history, tides, abbey

Mont Saint-Michel guide: what to see, history, tides, abbey

It’s an antique jewel surrounded by a casket. Strange, however, that the jewel is stone and the container that protects and envelops it both of salt water. With these extraordinary conditions it is no coincidence that it has become sort of icon: everyone knows his image and everyone, sooner or later, dreams of going to…

The Marais of Paris: what to see in the district from Place des Vosges to Père Lachaise

The Marais of Paris: what to see in the district from Place des Vosges to Père Lachaise

Cobblestone streets and cutesy windows, hidden courtyards and little boutiques, restaurants and tiny parks that look like green candy boxes. All of this is the maraisone of the most charming neighborhoods to discover in Paris. A walk through the marais of Paris starts – or ends – almost inevitably a Place des Vosgesone of the…

The Pompidou Center in Paris: history, what to see, exhibitions, masterpieces

The Pompidou Center in Paris: history, what to see, exhibitions, masterpieces

Paris has the Louvre and the Eiffel Towerthe alleys of the Latin neighborhood and the grandeur of Champs-Élysées. In short, she has it all. What was the need for Pompidou Center, a space that immediately divided? Between furious controversy and huge success? The story of what is called Georges Pompidou National Center of Art and…

Paris in winter: the weather, what to do for Christmas, shopping and advice

Paris in winter: the weather, what to do for Christmas, shopping and advice

They call her there Villas Lumierei.e. the city ​​of lights. If it is true throughout the year imagine what could happen in the period leading up to end of year celebrations. Also for this reason the idea of ​​a trip to see Paris of winter it is something special. Why the french capital, charming as…

Swedish Lapland: what to do and see, the climate, the hotels and the aurora

Swedish Lapland: what to do and see, the climate, the hotels and the aurora

Probably, sooner or later, going around the Ikea stores shelf Kallax we’ve all seen it. And we thought it was one strange name for a piece of furniture. In reality, before a shelf is a place: to be precise, a village in the Swedish Lapland of a few hundred souls but fundamental why the Lulea…

Guide to the Valley of the Temples: what to see and know, history and monuments

Guide to the Valley of the Temples: what to see and know, history and monuments

It is the archaeological site largest in the world. Here are some of the most splendid monuments come down to us from antiquity. And Pindara poet who lived some five centuries before Christ, defined it as “fairest of mortal cities”. You don’t need anything else, not even leafing through the guide Valley of the Temples…

Athens in winter: what to do and see and the new attractions to discover

Athens in winter: what to do and see and the new attractions to discover

It may sound like a joke but it’s not: Athens in winter it deserves to be discovered. Now that there is no August heat to make every move an odyssey. Now that the masses of tourists have disappeared and the Parthenon it is not desecrated by a coarse line of bermuda-clad hikers. Now that we…

Trento guide: what to see in the centre, including monuments, museums and the castle

Trento guide: what to see in the centre, including monuments, museums and the castle

For many of us, it’s just a highway exit on the A22a name that can be read going north, towards Dolomites. Or what you read on the signs during a trip on Lake Garda. Yet it is one of the cities with the better quality of life in Italy. And browsing the Trent guide above…