Fred's Travel Page




This page has random items from places I've visited so lets start with some Italian stuff;
Vicenza and Palladio
Murals at Dozza
Vespasiano's dream at Sabbioneta
The rock carvings at Capo di Ponte
or A quick look at Venice
What really happened to the boy with the long nose ? find out at Pinocchio Park
Rome's museums too crowded ? then hop on the metro to Centrale Montemartini

A few French items:
Ferdinand Cheval's "Palais Ideal"
Tin Churches
"Demoiselles Coiffées".
Le Jardin de Gabriel
Le Jardin Humoristique
or see what the hermit priest Adolphe-Julien Foure did at Rotheneuf.
or go gardening at
The Chateau of Chaumont-sur-Loire garden festival.
or on a sadder note visit  Oradour-sur-Glane

If you feel the need for speed check out the famous red cars at  Galleria Ferrari,
the French racers at Espace Matra or if you prefer two wheels try the Ducati Museum, the Gilera Museum
or the Moto Guzzi Museum
Find out what the East Germans rode at the DDR Motorcycle Museum
All too fast for you ? try the Vespas at the Piaggio Museum
Two wheels and no engine visit Madonna del Ghisallo
It's too late to catch The Buses of Malta, now sadly retired.
Prince Rainier liked his cars, if you do then check out the Monaco Top Cars Collection

or if you like your art on the street visit Berlin's
Eastside Gallery
Finally if if you like hot-air balloons have a look at some pics from the Bristol balloon fiesta