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Annunciation with St. Margaret and St. Ansanus by Simone Martini

A detail on Simone Martini's "Annunciation with St. Margaret and St. Ansanus" is my entry for "blue" for the #30dayphotochallengeThe post Annunciation with St. Margaret and St. Ansanus by Simone Martini appeared first on Italofile.
Tags: Travel, Photos, Art, Photography, Spring, Florence, Blue, Tuscany, St Margaret, Museums and Exhibits, Art & Architecture, Simone Martini, Italogram, Spring Photo Challenge, Florence & Tuscany, 30dayphotochallenge


THE GARDENS OF VILLA CASTELLO

Early artist's impression of Villa Castello WANT TO BUY HARDY ORNAMENTAL PLANT SEEDS? THEN CLICK HERE FOR THE 'SEEDS OF EADEN' SEED SHOP Ask anyone with the right passions to name Europe's most important gardens and you can expect to hear the likes of Versailles, the Alhambra and Kew amongst of course many other worthy contenders. However there is one that you have probably never heard of and yet is perhaps the most important of all European offerings. They are the gardens of Villa Ca...
Tags: Europe, Gardening, France, Italy, Hercules, Florence, Tuscany, Hampton Court, Versailles, Alhambra, Parco, Kew, Antaeus, Poseidon, Piero, Simon Eade


Travel to Italy - Booking Online Trains, Hotels & Automobiles

Rome, Sweet Rome This past August brought me from Cefalù, Sicily up to Florence & Tuscany (to Il Grande Prato Agriturismo), to Milan, Como, Verona and onto Lucerne and Geneva, Switzerland and ultimately over to Annecy, France for a hearty helping of fondue. [Let's just say, between the inclement weather up north it was decidedly therapeutic.] So you can imagine my elation of coming home to Bella Roma, with its sunny days and empty streets and heck - even the hordes of dumpster divers appear t...
Tags: Travel, UK, Milan, Book, Rome, Train, Ferry, Tourism, Italy, Switzerland, Florence, Palermo, Sicily, Lucerne, Salerno, Geneva Switzerland