LA CATENA, PERUGIA

La Catena is located in Perugia and it is characterised by evident medieval traces, such as the walled arc and the defensive wall, that remind of a past in which it was a fortified building.The first documents are traced back to the cadastre map of 1728 and to the “Memoirs[…]

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LA CHAPELLE, CLAIREFONTAINE EN YVELINES (ÎLE-DE-FRANCE)

Clairefontaine is a municipality part of the Natural Park of the Chevreuse Valley, distant 8 km from the Rambouillet Castle, less than a hour from Paris, close to the National Football Centre Clairefontaine (CNF) and to the Pernod Ricard University. In the XII century, the Abbey of Notre-Dame-de-Clairefontaine was founded by[…]

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LA CROCETTA, MUTIGLIANO (LU)

La crocetta is a complex located 4 km away from Lucca. It was originally a Roman watchtower around which, in sixteenth-century a house was built. The house was then enlarged in XVIII century and used as a parsonage, to which is added a small chapel, from which the name la[…]

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LA ROSA DE LOS VIENTOS, SANTANDER

The building is facing the bay of Santander and was built in 1890s, right in front of the Santander Yacht Club, very near to the Botin Center, on the same street. In this building the great grandmother, the grandfather and the father of the current owner were born.It is located[…]

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LA SCONTROSA, TURIN

The Villa was built in the 50s and has belonged to the same family since 1963. It is located on the hills of Turin, in Cavoretto, a small town that had been independent until 1889 and it is now part of the city of Turin. The Villa enjoys the proximity[…]

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LABORATORIO DI LIUTERIA GARGINI, PISTOIA

The workshop is located on the ground floor of an historic building of XIV century origin, with the last remodeling dating back to the XVIII century, in Via Ventura Vitoni No. 23 in the historic center of Pistoia, in the shadow of the dome of the Church of Madonna dell’Umiltà:[…]

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LE GRAND MELLO, MELLO (HAUTS-DE-FRANCE)

These two castles, looking at each other have been built in different times : The first one is a Fortress whom first foundations date from the 9th century. It’s been then transformed in the XV and XVIII th century. The other castle is the Princess castle, named after the daughter of the[…]

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LE STANZE DELLA MUSICA, BORGOMALE (CN)

Sandra and Andrea want to warmly welcome you to “Le Stanze della Musica” (The Rooms of Music), neither a mere Bed&Breakfast nor a hotel, but rather a place open to all keen travellers, particularly inclined to “playing music on holiday”. Since music is also made of silence, absolutely respectful of the relax and[…]

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LEISTON ABBEY, LEISTON (SUFFOLK)

Leiston Abbey is one of Suffolk’s most impressive monastic ruins and has some spectacular architectural features. It was founded in 1182 by Ranulf de Glanville, King Henry II’s Chief Justiciar, and was dedicated to St. Mary. The abbey was home to Augustinian canons who followed the Premonstratensian rule. After the[…]

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MAGAZZINO MUSICA (MAMU), MILAN

Magazzino Musica is a large room dedicated to classical music, located in Milan, in a welcoming interior courtyard in the Porta Romana area. It is an independent bookshop and a musical instruments shop which also houses the lutherie workshop of Stefano Gibertoni and Valerio Nalin. Above all, it is a[…]

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