Visiting the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua: Giotto’s Masterpiece

fresco by giotto of judas kissing jesus surrounded by soldiers

Even if you have only a passing interest in art, don’t miss visiting the Scrovegni Chapel in Padua (Cappella degli Scrovegni). I have been twice and would return in a heartbeat. Also known as the Arena Chapel (Madonna dell’Arena), it is famous for its remarkable frescos painted by the celebrated artist Giotto di Bondone. It’s […]

Is Padua Worth Visiting? 10 Reasons to Say ‘Yes!’

people walking across an old stone bridge in padua in italy

Is Padua worth visiting? Perhaps you planning a trip to Italy and are asking yourself this question. Then you’ve come to the right place. As I’ve visited this captivating city in the Veneto region not once, but twice, I’m excited to share my first-hand experiences. Ready to find out more? In this article, I spill […]