Archive for the category Places

MAXXI Museum – Roma


MAXXI Museum - Roma

The day of the official opening of the MAXXI Museum in Roma, here is a roundup of our posts about the museum.

Saline Royale – Arc et Senans


Saline Royale - Arc et Senans

We were charmed by the French visionary architecture of the XVIII century since viewing The Belly of an Architect in the early 90s.

Onyx Cultural Center – Saint Herblain


Onyx Cultural Center - Saint Herblain

When we first saw pictures of the Onyx center in architectural magazines in the late 80s, the building looked so weird as it stood amidst what seemed a huge, empty parking lot outside the city.

Omaha Beach – Vierville-sur-Mer


Omaha Beach - Vierville-sur-Mer

When we arrived at dusk, the beach was so deserted and peaceful that it was hard for us to imagine the events that took place here 65 years before.

Palazzo dell’ENI – Roma


Palazzo dell'ENI - Roma

Every time we return home from the seaside during the Summer weekends, we are amazed by the way the sunset light plays with this international style facade and the water below.