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Tuscania
Copyright: Jürgen Diemer
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Uploaded: 01/12/2008
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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
Tuscania,Piazza F. Basile e teatro Il Rivellino
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
mirko mannarino
Vista dal faro di San Maurizio - Brunate - Como
Willy Kaemena
Railway Crossing of 200t Steam Turbine
Vil Muhametshin
The Porcelain Cabinet near the Golden Hall, Rundale Palace, Latvia
Valentin Arfire
Grajdpanorama
MoUzEs- Maciej J. Lorek
In the mysterious forest
Werner Joemann
Wildpark in Duelmen
Carl W. von Einem
Ceremonial Room of Ratibor Castle
Martin Broomfield
Autumn Leaves, Wakefield, Quebec
Robert Bilsland
Outside the Morgan offices
Mohammad Reza Domiri Ganji
Narenjestan - Qavam House
Antonio Ferrández Salazar
Busot
Atila Bezdan
Perast, view from the tower
Jürgen Diemer
Isbjerget Aarhus
Jürgen Diemer
Altstadt muelheim
Jürgen Diemer
Fontain near Gildehof - Center
Jürgen Diemer
Skuttje Race Heeger Meer
Jürgen Diemer
Kugelbrunnen muelheim
Jürgen Diemer
Christo´s Big Air Package Gasometer Oberhausen
Jürgen Diemer
Santorin Imerovigli
Jürgen Diemer
Isbjerget Aarhus
Jürgen Diemer
Pollmann-Kreuz, Duisburg-Marxloh
Jürgen Diemer
Imerovigli Santorin
Jürgen Diemer
Coliseum
Jürgen Diemer
La Defense, Almere
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.