This is the church of the Templars in San Gimignano, city of towers that has a unique horizon. It is of 13th century, ... More
This is the church of the Templars in San Gimignano, city of towers that has a unique horizon. It is of 13th century, pre-Gothic, architecture, and probably had little to do with the knights of the Templars themselves, despite the legend. It is worth a visit because of the peaceful atmosphere here as well as to see the works by Memmo di Filippuccio.
Legend has it that the origins of this church lie in the coming of St Peter to Naples, where he
took his first mass at the altar in the atrium. This is commemorated in the painting which hangs above ...
Please note: Il Pianigiano is located in Certaldo, 10 minutes driving or 1 train station away from San Gimignano.Il Pianigiano
is right in the heart of Tuscany, only 10 minutes driving from San Gimignano, and due to its location ...
This building became the site of the only extermination camp in Italy with the German occupation in 1943. Civico Museo
della Risiera di San Sabba has been a national monument since 1965. Three thousand to five thousand people lost ...