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Tuscania
Copyright: Jürgen diemer
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Uploaded: 01/12/2008
Atualizado: 13/02/2012
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Marco Chiaudano
Tuscania - The old town
Marco Chiaudano
Tuscania - Parco di Lavello
Andrea Ruggirello
Park and Tower of Lavello, Tuscania
Marco Chiaudano
Tuscania - Torre di Lavello
Andrea Ruggirello
Piazza F. Basile and Il Rivellino theatre, Tuscania
Dab Yob
Old Olive Grove, Tessenanno, Italy
Dab Yob
glen & stream, Norchia, Italy
Andrea Ruggirello
"Le Passate" - feast of the Madonna del Monte, Marta
Wojciech Sadlej
Lago di Bolsena
Marco Chiaudano
Stars
Wojciech Sadlej
Montefiascone
Carsten Arenz
Montefiascone - Park with View at Lake Bolsena
Clemens Scharmann
Lifeboat (rescue) Langeoog
Assaf Spiegler
Speyside Cooperage, Craigellachie, Banffshire, Scotland
Andrew Mishin
Invalid's car - made in USSR.
Hans-Dieter Teschner
Historic funicular, in the car at the driver place
Hervé Douris
Sunset over an eruption
Sandra Nicol
Joseph Smith Memorial Building Daytime
Sara Caccivio
Bukumbi Hospital: operating room
Alexey Yuzhakov
Kremlin area
dairy farming
Seungsang Yoo(유승상)
Mosuo
Hervé Douris
At the Maïdo
Hervé Douris
The west coast
Jürgen Diemer
Kahlenbergwehr nacht muelheim
Jürgen Diemer
Raffelbergpark Muelheim
Jürgen Diemer
Tuscania
Jürgen Diemer
Firostefani Santorin
Jürgen Diemer
La Defense, Almere
Jürgen Diemer
Nordpark duisburg
Jürgen Diemer
Isbjerget Aarhus
Jürgen Diemer
Trevi Fountain Roma
Jürgen Diemer
Innenhof rom
Jürgen Diemer
Schlossbruecke muelheim
Jürgen Diemer
Stavoren The Netherlands
Jürgen Diemer
Camera obscura muelheim
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.