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The flowers of the Greek islands (update July 13 2019)

Rich in history, culture, good food and lots of beaches, the Greek islands are besieged every year by millions of tourists looking for sun, sea, good food and a holiday worthy of the name. Continue...

2019 © Claudio Montesano Casillas
2019 © Claudio Montesano Casillas

The real cost of "Fast fashion" on show in Milan
33.4 kg of CO2 emitted to produce a pair of jeans, children working up to 12 hours a day and adults earning less than $ 200 a month: the interactive installation “THE FASHION EXPERIENCE - the truth about what you wear
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The tree of the trees at the botanical garden of Padua
A few meters from the first oriental plane tree arrived in Italy in 1680, the Tree of Trees grew in the Arboretum of the Botanical Garden of the University of Padua.
Not enhanced by Nature but created by Michele De Lucchi who, for this installation, has obtained and put together trunks and branches of dozens of trees of different essences - beech, spruce, larch, ash, lime and hazel - from the valleys of Belluno and Trentino. continue...

Keukenhof 2019: all about the dutch park

On 21 March 2019, Keukenhof will be opening its gates for the 70th time. When it closes eight weeks later, some 1 million visitors from across the world...continue...

The 2019 season of the flower shows starts again

The "Flower Show", national circuit of exhibitions-market of rare and unusual plants, returns again this spring to color different Italian locations bringing in each city that hosts the culture and knowledge of quality botany and gardening. Great news this year is the first edition of the event in Florence, the Flower Show will then move from Arezzo to the Tuscan capital. Continue...

9 flowers and plants protagonist in history of cinema

When we talk about a successful film, we usually weave the praises of the performers who made the representation unique or the way in which the plot and mastery of the director was developed. Many times, screenplays, costumes or soundtracks are used to contribute to the fame and success of a film.
Although we often do not realize it, there are films that owe much of their success to unusual elements, like flowers...continue