Day Trip to Assisi

While studying abroad in Florence, Italy a few years back I made every opportunity to travel as much as possible on the weekends. Assisi is a little more than 2 hours away from Florence and a pretty easy train ride. Assisi is most famous for St. Francis and his basilica painted by Giotto and this [...]

Padova Part III: Scrovegni Chapel

I was originally going to do the Giotto’s Scrovegni Chapel on Sunday but I finished everything by 5:00 pm on Saturday that I decided to changed to a reservation that night at 7:20 pm for “Giotto Sotto le Stelle” (“Giotto Under the Stars”). With this ticket, I got to spend 40 minutes, versus 20, in [...]