0 Likes

Castello di Duino
Trieste
Copyright: Armin leuprecht
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9044x4522
Uploaded: 05/12/2012
Updated: 21/07/2014
Views:

...


Tags: castle; garden
comments powered by Disqus

Wolfgang Diesenreiter
Castel Duino
Wolfgang Diesenreiter
Castle Duino
Armin Leuprecht
Castello di Duino
Armin Leuprecht
Castello di Duino
Armin Leuprecht
Castello di Duino
Štefan Grgič
Barcolana from the sea - attualfoto
Atila Bezdan
Park of Miramare
Atila Bezdan
Park of Miramare
Atila Bezdan
Miramare Pier, Sphinx
Takács István
Miramare Castle, Trieste
Atila Bezdan
Miramare Castle
Atila Bezdan
Park of Miramare
Roger Berry
Dashashwamedha Ghat Varanasi
Petr Valla
Teza Ring Noc Bojovniku2009
Roger Berry
Man Mandir Ghat, Varanasi Ganges River
Roger Berry
Prayag Ghat Varanasi
Toni Garbasso
Teepees - El Viejo - Petrified Forest
Maciej G. Szling
Flisacy Sromowce Wyżne
Thomas Bredenfeld
Mutta above Feldis (Grisons, Switzerland)
Toni Garbasso
Teepees - Petrified Forest
Florian Knorn
First BBQ 2010
Ramin Dehdashti
Dasht-e Kavir
Roger Berry
Rajendar Prasad Ghat Varanasi
Toni Garbasso
Petrified Forest - Route 66
Armin Leuprecht
Kutna Hora, St. Barbara Cathedral
Armin Leuprecht
Kamerlengo (Trogir)
Armin Leuprecht
Mosque in Haifa
Armin Leuprecht
Angkor Wat
Armin Leuprecht
Boardwalk in Krka N.P.
Armin Leuprecht
View over Trogir
Armin Leuprecht
Crystal Palace
Armin Leuprecht
Quiver tree forest
Armin Leuprecht
Acre
Armin Leuprecht
San Ildefonso
Armin Leuprecht
Toledo from the South
Armin Leuprecht
Việt Hải
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.