The Vatican City

The Vatican City

IN SHORT: This is the most popular tour among tourists visiting Rome for the first time: the rich artcollection of the Vatican Museums, the Sistine Chapel painted by Michelangelo, St. Peter’s Basilica and its immense square. IN MORE DETAIL: The tour concentrates on...
Squares and fountains in the heart of Rome

Squares and fountains in the heart of Rome

IN SHORT: This, too, is one of the top three tours, certainly not to be missed by those visiting Rome for the first time. It includes the three most important and monumental squares: Piazza di Spagna, the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon and Piazza Navona. IN MORE DETAIL:...
A Princely Way of Life: The Colonna and Pamphilj Galleries

A Princely Way of Life: The Colonna and Pamphilj Galleries

IN SHORT:  We visit the homes of two princely families, among the most important in Rome, and visit their conference rooms and art collections, in the historic palaces where they continue to live! IN MORE DETAIL:  Among all the historic galleries in Rome, these have...
The wonders of Baroque and beyond

The wonders of Baroque and beyond

IN SHORT: an itinerary where Baroque is the protagonist, with spectacular architecture that brings to earth celestial visions. IN MORE DETAIL: We start with Our Lady of Victory, entirely decorated with gilded stucco and colored marble. The constant coming and going of...
A princely way of life: the Borghese Gallery and Garden

A princely way of life: the Borghese Gallery and Garden

IN SHORT: A villa full of delights, not an incredibly large collection, but one with invaluable works of art.  Painting and sculptures from the Renaissance and Baroque periods.  All inside a 17th century villa, surrounded by acres of public park. IN MORE DETAIL: An...