Tag: Architecture and Monuments

Posts with this tag are entirely (or mostly) focused on one or a group of monuments, monumental complexes or architecture pieces we have encountered in our travels.

Marie Antoinette’s Hamlet at Versailles – a photo diary

Wonderfully placed on the grounds of Versailles, Marie Antoinette’s hamlet is an exquisite proof of the queen’s love for natural beauty and we feel it stands as an homage to the real memory of what we feel is a woman that history wrongfully villainized.

San Pietro – Grandiose Glory

Estimate reading time: around 10 minutes (2200 characters) TV ES PETRVS ET SVPER HANC PETRAM AEDIFICABO ECCLESIAM MEAM … you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church … There are places in this World that touch and move us in very special ways. Many years ago,