Uffizi Gallery, Florence


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When you do eventually get an opportunity to visit the ‘Birthplace of the Renaissance’, a must visit is the the Uffizi Gallery which is one of the world’s finest and oldest art galleries.  The gallery houses some of the world’s … Continue reading

Palazzo Medici-Riccardi – Florence


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The Palazzo Medici-Riccardi  (he Renaissance Palace) was constructed in 1444 and the home of the Medici family until 50 years later when it was confiscated by the then Republican government.  In the following centuries the Palace changed hands several times … Continue reading

View from the Tate


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Here are a number of shots of the London skyline taken from the 360° viewing platform on the recently opened Tate Modern in London.  Well worth a visit whatever the weather.   © [John Mallaney] and [www.johnmallaney.com], [2016]. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of … Continue reading