Entries from Churches in Venice tagged with 'Padua'

A few photos from Padua

I didn't take a lot of photos that day because it was pouring rain most of the time but here are a few: This is the Duomo and the Baptistry. We had a great lunch in this piazza at a...

Legends about Giotto

We don’t really know a lot about Giotto, but we do know that he lived to be about 70 years old and was a very successful painter who was much in demand all over the Italian peninsula. Giotto lived and...

Giotto's frescoes in the Scrovegni Chapel

Every painting is a voyage into a sacred harbour. ~Giotto di Bondone My visit to the Scrovegni Chapel was a highlight of my recent trip but truly, it was more than that…it was one of the all-time great art experiences...

Scrovegni Chapel (my ticket)

I've got so much to say about my visit to the Scrovegni Chapel (Cappella degli Scrovegni) in Padua (Padova) that I'm going to spread it out over several posts. But I thought I'd start with my ticket (scanned in...