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La Casa di Giulietta

The house of Juliet / Juliet’s house. Depending on your outlook, or current state of affairs of the heart, this visit can be extremely corny, or  …. extremely corny! Per my post on Castelvecchio, Verona was a commune back in … Continue reading

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Castelvecchio

Castelvecchio (old castle) was formerly known as the Castle of San Martino and was built for internal and external defensive purposes by Cangrande II della Scala (aka Scaligeri). Cangrande is actually a contraction of Cane Grande, “the big dog”, so … Continue reading

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