Category: Italy

  • San Michele, Venice, Italy

    November 3, 2022
    Home to the first Renaissance church in Venice, Isola di San Michele (the island of San Michele) is more famous…
  • Chiesa di Santa Chiara, Enna, Sicily

    March 10, 2020
    Chiesa di Santa Chiara is more than a church, it's an indoor cemetery. Until 1767, it was home to the…
  • Cimitero Comunale, Scicli, Sicily

    February 22, 2020
    Heading out of Scicli, our visit over, we turned back on ourselves as I carefully navigated a hairpin bend on…
  • The bones of Naples

    March 30, 2015
    Modesty aside, I think I have a fairly decent vocabulary. I can't lay claim to knowing every word in the…
  • Prostrate with grief in Milan

    February 11, 2014
    In Milan a while back, I was a little taken aback to see a woman, lying prostrate on a grave,…