0 Likes

Piazza delle Erbe
Verona

Piazza delle Erbe is a square in Verona, northern Italy. Once it was the town's forum during the time of the Roman Empire.

The square's most ancient monument is the fountain, surmounted by a statue called Madonna Verona, which is however a Roman sculpture dating to 380 AD.

(from Wikipedia)

Copyright: Claudio Agostini
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10968x5484
Uploaded: 23/01/2013
Updated: 11/09/2014
Views:

...


Tags: verona piazza erbe natale
comments powered by Disqus

Ivan Savin
Piazza del Erbe, Verona, ITaly
Carsten Arenz
Verona - Piazza dell'Erbe
Sorry
Verona. Piazza delle Erbe
Alex Chang
Piazza delle Erbe
Richard Hart
Verona-Market
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Verona: Piazza Erbe
Ruediger Kottmann
Verona - Foutain of Piazza delle Erbe
Alex Chang
Piazza delle Erbe
Aleksandr Reznik
2012 03 02 1333 Verona Piazza Delle Erbe 2
Mathias Kuhn
Piazza Delle Erbe
Jo Lutum
Verona Piazza Erbe
Sorry
Piazza delle Erbe
鼎典全景,Ding code panorama,
吉林省乾安县大布苏泥林
Hoylen Sue
Old Melbourne Gaol (level 1)
eric belin
Belcastel - vue depuis le pont
wongchichuen
Phnom Penh Street(金邊街道), Cambodia
Marco den Herder
Groenlo - The Battle of Grolle 2012
Bill Edwards
Pinot Noir Sunrise, Shea Back Block, Newberg, OR
wongchichuen
Phnom Penh Central Market3(金邊中央市場), Cambodia
Bane Obradović
Crypt of the St. George's Church, Oplenac, Topola
Robert Snache
Travis in the Shilling Studio 2012
kiyoharu takamura
misty forest in autumn 1
Bill Edwards
Pinot Noir, Destemmer Crusher Sort, Shea Wine Cellars, Newberg, OR
Manuel Portillo
Abanilla Badlands (Murcia, Spain)
claudio-agostini
Campo di San Trovaso
claudio-agostini
Piedicastello Galleries - Gallerie di Piedicastello
claudio-agostini
Sheep grazing
claudio-agostini
Pyramids of Segonzano
claudio-agostini
Thun Castle
claudio-agostini
Fabbrica abbandonata - Abandoned factory
claudio-agostini
Sigurtà Park - small lakes with flowers
claudio-agostini
Castel Pergine - Pergine Castle
claudio-agostini
Winter dawn - lake of Levico
claudio-agostini
Isola di San Giorgio
claudio-agostini
De Krijtberg
claudio-agostini
Pyramids of Segonzano
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.