0 Likes

Cividale-Palio2010-Grifoni Rantolanti 2
Italy
Copyright: Federico infanti
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 11580x5790
Uploaded: 23/08/2010
Updated: 19/09/2014
Views:

...


Tags: outdoors; people; middle age; cividale; swords; friuli; palio
comments powered by Disqus

Federico Infanti
Cividale-Palio2010-Grifoni Rantolanti
Federico Infanti
Cividale del Friuli - Duomo
Federico Infanti
Cividale place des feminis
Federico Infanti
abbazia-di-rosazzo
Federico Infanti
Abbazia di Rosazzo - navata centrale
Gorazd Bajt
Korada
Gorazd Bajt
Korada, 812m (winter)
Federico Infanti
Cormons Monte Quarin
Federico Infanti
Cormons S Adalberto
Federico Infanti
Udine - Beata V. del Carmine's Church
Federico Infanti
Udine - Beata V. del Carmine - Altar
Federico Infanti
Udine - Beata V. del Carmine - Presbytery
Alberto Gianera
On the way to Pizzo Stella (2900 msl)
Matthias Kunze
Die Lamsenspitze in den Wolken
Ackermann Ralf
Røldal Stave Church Portal 2012
Metik Sergey
Burtya Steppe 5
njohn
Tung O Ancient Path Sunset 東澳古道-象山日落
Uwe Wieteck
Die hoch fen der v lklinger h tte
Marin Giurgiu
Côté Saint-Martin, Valence, France
Alexey Ermakov
Bolshoi na vinose
pix
Audubon-Paiute saddle
Yasuhiro Muranaka
Murouji8
Zoran Strajin
Bazzar, Old City, Jerusalem
Ackermann Ralf
Låtefossen waterfall 2012
Federico Infanti
Lago di Barcis - percorso turistico
Federico Infanti
Cividale place des feminis
Federico Infanti
Udine - Beata V. del Carmine - Altar
Federico Infanti
Spilimbergo Corso Roma
Federico Infanti
Biadene
Federico Infanti
Udine - Beata V. del Carmine's Church
Federico Infanti
Centrale Idrodinamica di Trieste
Federico Infanti
Vienna - Votivkirche
Federico Infanti
Cormons Monte Quarin
Federico Infanti
Chiesa di S.Maria Assunta - Praglia
Federico Infanti
Abbazia sesto
Federico Infanti
Teatro Stabile del Veneto Carlo Goldoni
More About Italy

The name "Italy" is shrouded in mystery; some etymologists trace it to a Greek word meaning "the land of young cattle."Italy was fond of Jupiter and Mars from the very start, Jupiter for fatherly good luck and Mars for war!But it all began with Rome. Rome was founded by Romulus and Remus who were sons of Rhea and Mars.The twins were abandoned at birth out of a fear that they would grow up and later overthrow Amelius, usurper of their grandfather's rightful throne.Wrongful mis-doings most foul! Treachery and sabotage!! HOW would these two blessed infants make their way in such a world?As it turns out, the twins didn't have to make their way very far, because one of them killed the other one and then they weren't twins anymore. But that happens later.First they got rescued by a she-wolf who suckled them with her milk and raised them as her own until they were discovered by the shepherd Faustulus.Faustulus fed them meat and bread and also raised them as his own until they were old enough to return to Amelius and hack him up as planned. They reinstated the grandfather Numitor to his rightful throne and went off to celebrate by starting a town of their own.They chose a hilly area where the mama wolf had saved them from certain death in the barren wilderness and began scouting locations.Romulus liked one hill. Remus liked another. The circle of crows like Romulus' hill, so Romulus killed Remus and named the town after himself. Thus Rome was born and Italy with it.Text by Steve Smith.