Da Vinci Alive exhibition in Florence

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Da Vinci Alive is an interactive exhibition about the life and genius of Leonardo da Vince which takes place from June 5th to November 2nd in the Santo Stefano al Ponte museum near the Ponte Vecchio. Leonardo da Vinci is

The Lost Libreria

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It is every traveler’s wish to find a unique, affordable souvenir with some personal story. Especially when you have been around the same city for a while, you won’t be so satisfied with being a typical tourist. So, LdM news

LdM students at work: the Mortal Veil

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European art took a grand step when Michelangelo praised the beauty and strength from human body. Active and magnificent, his figures are celebrated even after half a millennium. A special exhibition the Mortal Veil in Casa Buonaroti sheds light on Michelangelo’s

Ciao Down with LdM

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Ciao Down, which LdM students took inspiration from the Milan expo 2015 to bring the essence of the expo that will be happening in a couple of days to Florence and shed light on this years expo theme “ Feed

Freshmen Florence Experience

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Many American students envision their first year of college lugging textbooks around a new study hall or scrambling for a good seat in the cafeteria. For some students freshmen year of college can seem quite intimidating, but for others it is a year

Mystery Celebration: Death of Agatha Christie

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Agatha Christie is a world renowned author of mystery novels. This year marks her 125th birth anniversary and her life long legacy of work is celebrated by her fans. LdM students celebrates her birthday with mystery game “Search for Agatha”. For

Spring Equinox and partial eclipse of the sun at Santa Maria Novella

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March 20, 2015 people from all over the world  gathered in Santa Maria Novella to witness the Spring equinox, something that happens around every 20 years. Santa Maria Novella, the museum of Galileo, the Istituto Geografico Militar have all collaborated to

Van Gogh Alive

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The famous impressionist painter, Vincent Van Gogh, has come alive at the church of Santo Stefono al Ponte in Florence. Upon entering you are surrounded and feel 3,000 works of art. Van Gogh’s works are projected in high definition along

The reopening of the Michelozzo Library, San Marco Museum

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The Michelozzo Library has just been reopened following emergency restorations to the flooring of the library. In late 2014 the bricks from the flooring had risen unexpectedly and thus created an uneven surface. The Michelozzo Library is currently an integral

Florence’s Synagogue

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The copper-top domes are a remarkable green color that makes this synagogue stand out on the city skyline. The dome of Florence synagogue was started in 1874 and was paid by a Jewish man, David Levi. It is one of the