PEARLS OF ISCHIA
“The island of Ischia is wholly and rarely beautiful – a spot to tarry in with delight and to leave with regret.”
Augustine Fitzgeral, Sybil FitzgeraldRead More
A wonderful serenity has taken possession of my entire soul, like these sweet mornings of spring which I enjoy with my whole heart.
The Diocesan Museum of Ischia is divided into two sections. The first section is dedicated to religious art and it displays marble sculptures, paintings and silver artefacts coming from the churches of the Diocese.
La Colombaia is a villa that used to be the summer residence of film director Luchino Visconti; it is located in the heart of Zaro wood, overlooking the blue sea of Forio.
The Archaeological Museum of Pithecusae shows the history of the island of Ischia from Prehistory to the Roman age in eight exhibition halls.
There are places where the union between the beauty of the territory and human genius gives birth to stunning, colourful creations. In these places the priceless value of nature tightly intertwines with human perseverance.