0 Likes

Piazzale della pace
Parma

This green area "piazzale della pace" (peace square) was built only in 2001 following the plan of architect Mario Botta that riqualified the area previously occupied by a parking area. Lookin east you could see the Pilotta

Copyright: Cristian Marchi
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10100x5050
Taken: 23/08/2009
Загружена: 23/08/2009
Обновлено: 19/09/2014
Просмотров:

...


Tags: park; lawn; pilotta; center; city; parma; pace; peace
comments powered by Disqus

Simona Bartolomei
Pilotta Square, Parma
Cristian Marchi
Pilotta
Simona Bartolomei
Teatro Regio, Parma
Simona Bartolomei
Duomo Street by night
Simona Bartolomei
Duomo Street
Simona Bartolomei
Duomo Square by night
Simona Bartolomei
Duomo's Square at sunset
Simona Bartolomei
Parma's Baptistery
Simona Bartolomei
Piazza Duomo by night, Parma
Cristian Marchi
Piazza Duomo
Simona Bartolomei
Baptistery of Parma
Simona Bartolomei
Entrance of the Duomo of Parma
Ukraine
Водонапорная башня на ВДНХ
luis davilla
library of Royal Seat of San Lorenzo de El Escorial
MOETAZ ATTALLA
kyoto in autumn
Matthew Normand
Night Sky Over Mockhorn Bay - Oyster, VA
bibouroku tabito
Scenery of the downtown "Gohuku-tyou"  Shizuoka-City
Valentin durand
view from the "Mont Bastide"
Vlatko Šplihal
Slavonski Brod - Korzo - Under The Magnolia
Alexey Miroshnikov, GRADES PHOTO
Westminster Underground station
Zoltan Duray
Horna Poton - Luky
David Rowley
Drift Wood Shelter
Carl Geers
Another shot of Brian Carter in Topanga, Canyon.
Kengo Shimizu
Living Room of an 18th Century Japanese Residence
Cristian Marchi
Fountain
Cristian Marchi
Roccalanzona Castle
Cristian Marchi
Bale of straw
Cristian Marchi
Along the river Parma
Cristian Marchi
Le sorgenti del Secchia
Cristian Marchi
Varano Marchesi Church
Cristian Marchi
Columbus Circle
Cristian Marchi
Mt. Penna Peak
Cristian Marchi
The morning view above a clouds sea
Cristian Marchi
Bridge Giuseppe Verdi
Cristian Marchi
Torrechiara Castle Entrance
Cristian Marchi
"I Lagoni" viewpoint on path 711
More About Parma

The visit of the city of Parma begins from the view of Piazza Duomo characterized by three buildings: the Cathedral, the Baptistery and the Bishop’s Palace. The atmosphere of the marvelous square is the original medieval one.The Cathedral is one of the highest expression of Romanesque architecture in Italy with a Latin cross plan and a beautiful façade with a pitched roof. Inside the church we can find some masterpieces like the fresco by Correggio in the Dome showing the Assumption of the Virgin and like the Deposition of Benedetto Antelami. The Baptistery, considered the transition between Romanesque to Gothic architecture, is due to the Antelami: the plan of the building is octagonal and the façade in pink verona marble.Near the Cathedral we find the Monastery of St. John’s characterized by the Church, the Convent and the Ancient Benedectine Apothecary’s. The church has a Latin cross plan with three naves and six chapels. In the central nave we have the frieze designed by Correggio who also frescoed the dome with the Transit of St. John. The convent has two fascinating cloisters.In the center of the town we have also the Church of Madonna della Steccata, a splendid Renaissance church. Near the the Steccata we have the neoclassical Teatro Regio one of the most renowned theatres in Italy.The visit of Parma continues in the Ducal Park, an example of a french style garden, which houses the Ducal Palace; then we can see the Town Hall and the Governor’s Palace in the central Piazza Garibaldi, the House of Music and the Auditorium Paganini designed by the famous italian architect Renzo Piano. View the Virtual Tour of Parma on my site.