Cinque Terre, meaning five lands, is a stunning chain of five small coastal villages in Northwest Italy. Originally connected only by winding paths you can now travel quickly between them by train, but for the best views it is still best to take to the trails. You’ll walk along gorgeous cliffs with tiny villages clinging […]
An announcement has been made that the Sistine Chapel will be closing at 1.00pm on Wednesday 14th July, 2010. Visitors will be allowed to enter up to 1.00pm and then be asked to leave by 2.00pm. This communication was issued by the Vatican State Museum Mangement Office.
A new exhibition in the Accademia Gallery (the museum most famous for housing Michelangelo’s statue of David) has just begun. Entitled The Virtues of Love ? Nuptial Painting in 15th Century Florence the exhibition will run until November 1st. The exhibition features works by artists such as Botticelli and Filippino Lippi. Artviva’s David Tour ensures […]