Yoram Yasur Izz shares some tourist destinations for lovers of the arts
One of the many reasons that move tourism around the world and one of the main attractions of many cities are galleries, museums and art exhibitions. Do you consider yourself an art lover? Do you know where to find the best places of this type? Well today, Yoram Yasur Izz will talk about some of the best tourist destinations for lovers of the arts, those places of such important cultural wealth, whose visit will be recorded for a long time.
The cities with more art:
Yoram Yasur Izz explains that Holland is a country of great importance in the arts and in fact, one of the most influential in history as it has artists such as Van Gogh, Rembrandt, Cuyp or Modrian. In addition, the city of Amsterdam itself is a work of art: it has spectacular architecture and wonderful landscapes. Some of the best places to get to know Dutch art in Amsterdam are the Rijksmuseum (National Museum of Amsterdam) with its extensive art exhibitions. National that includes works of the golden age; the Van Gogh Museum, where the largest numbers of works of this artist in the world are exhibited; and the Stedelijk Museum, which exhibits different works by modern artists
Even more important, England and especially its capital London is another of the pillars of the history of art, a place that cannot be missed among the possible destinations of any lover of the arts. Yoram Yasur Izz: London has the British Museum that worldwide it is usually recognized as the world’s largest museum of history and culture; the National Gallery, the main art museum in London where paintings from all over Europe are exhibited from 1250 to 1900 and among other spaces of great cultural importance; and the National Portrait Gallery, where numerous portraits of several of the most important characters in the history of humanity are presented.
Like London, Paris, the French capital, is an impossible destination to avoid when thinking about the arts and tourist places related to history and culture. France is another of the most important countries in the artistic heritage of humanity and in Paris there are several of the most important works of art in the world. It’s simple; every corner of Paris is a work of art. We think of art, we think of Paris and, immediately, we think of the Louvre. In this museum one can find a glorious variety in the fine arts, archeology and decorative arts, including among other works the Mona Lisa or the ancient Venus de Milo. Other museums that you cannot miss in Paris are the Musée d’Orsay that includes works by none other than Monet, Renoir or Degas or the National Museum of Modern Art.
St. Petersburg, Russia
St. Petersburg, besides being a beautiful city, having many spaces of extreme beauty and being an important city of cold Russia, has perfect places for lovers of the arts. These places include the important Hermitage Museum, where one of the largest art galleries and antique collections in the world can be found, and where one can see works by such important artists as Leonardo, Poussin or even Picasso among an incredible 3 million of art elements exhibited there. On the other hand, the Russian State Museum, also in St. Petersburg, offers the largest collection of Russian art in the world and the Academy of Fine Arts, various works of their own students.