Ancient Greeks

Fragment of Facade of Complesso di San Firenze, Florence, Italy

Italy: Place of Pilgrimage – Fusion of Art, Nature & Culture

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Italy and its wealth of historical ruins and art treasures still provides a rich record for visitors tracing man’s journey from prehistory to the present day

Diadem

Treasures of Antiquity – Heracles to Alexander The Great

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Magnificent treasures from Aegae the lost royal city of Macedon, include sensational gold and silver artifacts some freshly dug from the northern Greek soil

Villa Vetti

An Ancient Roman Villa – A Cultural Ideal of Rural Life Pt 1

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Roman commentator Pliny the Elder recorded two kinds of villas: villa urbana, a country seat easily reached from Rome and villa rustica, the farm-house estate