Monthly Archives: February 2017

Most Amazing Art Show in the World – Venice’s Biennale

Find every conceivable kind of art at Venice’s Biennale d’Arte from May 13 – November 26th 2017. This is the largest art exhibit in the world. Really HUGE!  More than 80 countries send delegations to the two large venues and many small ones all over Venice. Wherever you wander in this amazing city during the Biennale d’Arte, original art pieces peek out at you or confront you. Continue reading Most Amazing Art Show in the World – Venice’s Biennale

Behind-the-Scenes Italy Perfect Florence Video

Enjoy an insider’s view of a vacation rental inspection trip, an important aspect of our service because we pride ourselves on personally selecting every property we represent. Lisa and Pat Byrne, sisters and founders of Italy Perfect, had the good fortune to have sister Madelyn, founder of Paris Perfect and London Perfect, along on their trip to Florence, Italy. Take a peek at our time in Florence searching out the best vacation rental apartments, enjoying a cooking class and sharing some family time.

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Luxury Meets Opera History: Fascinating La Camerata Fiorentina Apartment

This gorgeous apartment started with a heck of problem: How to provide luxury accommodations in a beautiful, historical palazzo when you can’t touch the walls of the landmarked building where the musical form of the opera was invented?

Camerata-Living-to-DiningYes, really, opera was invented in the 1590s in the main room of La Camerata Fiorentina apartment by a group of Florentine humanists, composers, musicians and scholars, including Vincenzo Galilei, the father of astronomer Galileo Galilei. What a marvelous history to echo through these rooms!

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