Snapshots from Italy

When one door closes…

 

Chiusa una porta si apre un portone

When one door closes a bigger one opens

— Italian Proverb

Above snapshots of doors from Rome, Florence and Puglia.

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 Daughter and I in front of Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta in Monteriggioni (love this church!)

If you love taking pictures of doors as much as I do, you will enjoy the work of photographer Andre Vicente Goncalves — stunning collages of doors (and windows!) from around the world. And here’s a dual-language post featuring more beautiful doors of Italy by my Italian teacher. Buon divertimento – have fun!

I invite you to sign my guestbook, and be sure to like my Facebook page, where I share often about Italy! This post first ran on Prayers and Piazzas.

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11 thoughts on “When one door closes…

  1. Santa Maria Assunta is one of my favorites also. Love the painting of the Madonna of the Rosary that is in there. I have one of the wooden plaques they are now offering of it in my living room. 🙂

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