The church of Santa Maria Novella, Florence

The church of Santa Maria Novella, Florence

SANTA MARIA NOVELLA IS A CATHEDRAL IN FLORENCE. It is plain from the outside, without much ornamentation and hence easily blends into the surroundings. Santa Maria Novella is the first cathedral of the city and is the city’s main Dominican church. The church,...
City Sunday: Majestic Florence

City Sunday: Majestic Florence

Italy stands on the form-work of the past in terms of architecture and how the cities have come up. If Venice was poetry in decay, Florence is majesty in past splendour. The ‘Athens of the Middle Ages’ is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.  The...