Sforza castle, built in the mid 15th century. The castle houses a rare paintings, various sculptures, busts of the great Italians, there is a hall dedicated to the works of Leonardo da Vinci. Incidentally, he was personally engaged in the decoration of the castle. There are also furniture, clocks, household utensils, bed linen, which, Dating back to the 15th century, were in use in the homes of nobles. In addition, in the Museum of the castle you can see the last (unfinished) the sculpture of Michelangelo, "the Rondanini Pieta", the paintings of Mantegna, Giovanni Bellini, Filippino Lippi, Correggio and Pontormo, as well as an interesting collection of musical instruments.
Sforza castle is one of the most famous castles of Italy is located in the heart of Milan, being inextricably linked, symbolizes the centuries-old history of the city. Many times the castle was rebuilt many times he had to defend not only against external enemies, but also from the citizens, but thanks to the Italian architects and restorers today, he can bring delight any visitor.
Our daughter liked Genoa, because there is the sea!!!!! The port city of Genoa is located in the North of Italy and is the capital not only of the province and Liguria is one of the three smallest regions of Italy. The town is neatly nestled on the shores of the Bay of Genoa part of the Mediterranean sea, called the Ligurian sea, about one hundred and twenty kilometers from Milan. From the North to the city with shestiotsechnik population almost directly adjacent the Apennine mountains. Genoa is considered a real gem of Northern Italy and is the birthplace of Christopher Columbus.