Verona Local Customs

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  • 1. Legends

    In the entrance of the building, where you will see the famous (BUT false) balcony , where Giulietta Capelletti met Romeo Montecchi, you will be able to stick your Love-letters on a wall , where you...

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  • 2. The Patron Saint of Verona

    The magnificent look of the apse and Romanesque bell-tower of the basilica of San Zeno. The roof and the apse were rebuilt in the Gothic period. The weathered Veronese stone of which the basilica is...

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  • 3. Events

    Tocatì (Your turn! in Verona dialect) was a frequent word exanged beetween children playng along the roads, swapping roles in the games. How many times i told it! Time of no cars around, no PCs or...

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  • 4. Other

    Piazza Bra is the name of the square in front of the famous Arena di Verona, and although the square is quite large, it is really hard to find a sign with that funny name written on it.Bra is the...

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  • 5. Sculptures

    It doesn't matter what statue in Italy you are viewing, there will undoubtedly be a bird sitting on it. Verona is no exception. I used to try and wait them out so that I could get a good shot of the...

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  • 6. Wine testing

    Wanting to try some regional wines but don't know what to look for? look for these key regions: Valpolicella: comuni (municipalities) of Pescantina, San Pietro in Cariano, Negrar, Marano, Fumane,...

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  • 7. Verona Pass

    It was surprising to learn that several of Verona's churches and the Duomo had an entrance fee so If you're planning to visit several churches and museums invest in a Verona Pass but remember nearly...

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  • 8. Soave - the White Wine from N. Italy

    In addition to having a perfect name for a fine white wine...SOAVE... The wine became very popular in the 70's and the range of the growing region expanded with...

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  • 9. Buy your stamps at the big T

    Some things in Italy are different from other countries and so you will find a special kind of shop all over Italy, selling Tabacco, Salt and stamps. Do not...

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  • 10. Valpolicella Wines

    Verona is right in the middle of Italy's second largest (after Chianti) DOC zone. The red wines are made primarily from three varietals, corvina, veronese and...

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  • 11. Aperitivo time!

    One of the things I really enjoyed in Italy is that when you order drinks, your waiter usually brings you some chips, olives or other little snacks to go with...

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  • 12. Internet Train - Verona: Via Roma 17

    Internet TrainVerona: Via Roma 17Located near the Arena.Click here for more detailsInternet AccessE-Mail ServiceScanner & FaxPrint ServiceCD-Rom BurningDigital...

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  • 13. La Benedizione dei Cani

    I thought this was kind of goofy and funny. Piazza Bra...the largest Piazza in Verona, where the Arena is located was taken over one day by a bunch of dog...

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  • 14. Juliet's house.

    It is not certain that this palace was Juliet's house, nor that Juliet and Romeo really existed. This building dates back to the XIII century and was restored...

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  • 15. Language

    When traveling in a country where english is not the main language I try to make an effort to speak the local language. Italian is a beautiful language and it...

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  • 16. does the devil produce grappa?

    Veneto is the home of grappa production; it was originally produced in Bassano del Grappa, near Vicenza, which is just east of Verona.It's a strong brandy made...

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  • 17. Les Clochards

    The town of Paris is known for its clochards, a kind of homeless people who live under the bridges of the river Seine. I was attracted by the name of this...

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  • 18. Touch her breast!

    Well, this is the first case you can touch a woman's breast without being hit in return... so do it and enjoy it! No, not each Verona woman, even though they...

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