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The Legend of Romeo and Juliet Mystery Tour in Verona
"Between history and fantasy you will experience an unique and beautiful tale: the birth of the legend of Romeo and Juliet right in the City of Love Verona. Follow the trail left by Antonio Avena a key figure in the history of Verona and help him put together all the clues that will lead him to discover a different ending to the tragedy we all know.Begin your tour at the Scalinata del Palazzo della Gran Guardia (Gran Guardia Palace Bra square) and head to Piazza Bra Verona Arena. Next
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Killing Cangrande Mystery Tour in Verona
"Verona July the 24th 1329It’s dawn when a long funeral procession enters from Porta Palio to the Church of Santa Maria Antica. On a hearse the body of Cangrande della Scala the lord of Verona the friend of Dante Alighieri
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Verona Private Full-day Tour from Lake Garda
"Departure from your hotel on Lake Garda to visit Verona. Verona was taken over by the Roman Empire in the First Century AD and many Roman-era ruins have been preserved notably the Arena (which is in the same style as Rome's Colisseum). Most of the historical sights however date from the past 800 years. Verona offers a golden opportunity to see the transition of Western European art from late-Medieval to early-Renaissance styles with its rich offering of 12-Century churches and art museums. It is also known as the town of Love thanks to the story of Romeo and Juliet. Your walking tour of Verona begins; the Arena an enormous spectacular Roman amphitheatre
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The streets & the parks Tips (21)

Off Main Street

Via Mazzini is lined with shops of all kinds, lots of food, gelaterie, and it's quite classy. Every woman looks like a Renaissance painting, there's an atmosphere of sophistication here.The pic is a...
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alza
Nov 28, 2004

Arco della Costa

By the Arco della Costa you enter Piazza dei Signori from direction of Piazza delle Erbe. It is the 15th century built arch, which takes its name as the legend says, on the first honest person to walk...
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croisbeauty
Nov 23, 2004

Giardino Giusti

The nature, art and history are what makes the Giusti gardens famous throughout the world.The gardens, created towards the end of the 15th century, today show the structure given them in 1570 by...
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croisbeauty
Nov 01, 2011

Giardino Giusti

The garden is located in Via Giardino Giusti 2. You can easily reach it by bus nr. 72 - "Pollicino", stop Via Carducci. The other options are by foot, across the Ponte Nuovo and then by Via Carducci,...
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croisbeauty
Nov 01, 2011

Giardino Giusti

The gardens were designed as backdrops for the Giusti Palace, and are terraced in order to gradually uncover the view of the city, following a predetermined path.Its famed cypress avenue, facing the...
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croisbeauty
Nov 01, 2011

Giardino Giusti

The gardens, in addition to their collections of flowers and important Roman remains, maintain all their 16th century characteristics intact: fountains, acoustic grottos, bowers, Italian hedges,...
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Nov 01, 2011

Giardino Giusti

This is famous Goethe's spot under the huge cypress which offers enormous shadow in the hot summer days.The garden was visited and celebrated throughout the ages by illustrious historical and cultural...
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croisbeauty
Nov 01, 2011

Verona - old town streets

If you enter the old parts of Verona you will find many small and narrow streets, like the one you can see here. Even on such a small street they have managed to "fit" a restaurant. These are...
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Martin_S.
Nov 05, 2003

Giardino Giusti

This garden belongs to the 16th century Palazzo Giusti. It is one of the finest late Renaissance gardens in the whole of Italy, and dates from 1580.The garden is divided in two sections, the lower...
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croisbeauty
Nov 01, 2011

Streets

The man streets in Verona are called VIA and the smaller streets are called VICOLO. These smaller streets are well worth turning into and exploring, they are full of hidden surprises and delights. I...
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sandysmith
Mar 26, 2005

Giardino Giusti

This Renaissance garden, once labelled by English author John Evelyn as "the finest garden in Europe" dates from 1580 when it was first laid out.Personally, I think John should have travelled more...
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iandsmith
May 02, 2004

Verona - Architecture with style

Many of the buildings in Verona do not settle for being "nice", but they have extra touches, such as this building with the reliefs on it. They run all the way across the face of the building and each...
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Nov 05, 2003
 
 
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"Verona - The City of Balconies"
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Teatro Romano - Roman Theatre

We actually came here for a mistake. We were looking for some other theatre, but the view from the top was so great, that it was worth it. Even though the theatre is not so different from many others...
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Castel San Pietro

The hill is located in a strategic position. It was inhabited since Roman times of Verona and continued to be inhabited during the barbarian invasions from Alboino and Rosamund, by Pepin, by Berengar,...
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Torre dei Lamberti

In the middle of Piazza Erbe, on the corner towards la Costa, stands the Tower of the City, or Lamberti Tower. Apparently construction of the tower began in 1172. In May 1403 lightening struck the...
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Palazzo Giardino Giusti - Gardens

The Giardino Giusti were created in the 1570s for Count Agostino Giusti and have long been famous, visited by both Goethe and Mozart (amongst many others, obviously). Amazingly, the Giusti family...
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Portoni della Bra - City Gate

Following the road from the railway station you will arrive at Verona's main square - the Piazza Bra. To get there you pass through a magnificent archway called the Portani Della Bra. It is worthy of...
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Roman Amphitheatre - Arena

The arena was not spectacular. You see only stones, arches and it was not so big. The moment that we were there, they were all building the stage for the performances for the summer like opera,... . I...
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