During the Middle Ages the name of the bridge was changed to the Ponte Sant'Angelo. It is almost impossible to describe ... More
During the Middle Ages the name of the bridge was changed to the Ponte Sant'Angelo. It is almost impossible to describe all the palaces to be seen in this district, some of which are patrician. One of the area's attractions is the Via della Maschera d'Oro named after a fresco on one of the palaces, but in fact all the buildings are frescoed as the custom became popular in the 16th Century. The subjects of the frescoes are mostly mythological or battle scenes. Unfortunately, pollution has damaged these works of art and only a few can still be seen.
This is probably one of the most photographed bridges in Verona, but unfortunately it is not authentic. The original one
was blown up by the Germans during the last World War, and it was reconstructed in the 1950s. It ...
Founded, according to legend, by Romulus and Remus in 753 B.C., Rome was first the centre of the Roman Republic,
then of the Roman Empire, and it became the capital of the Christian world in the 4th century. The ...
The Roman Forum was designed to be the center of social, political and economic life in the city. The innumerable
remains include the well conserved triumphal arch of Emperor Septimius Severus, with reliefs depicting his victories and the base ...