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Piazza-San-Marco-Venice-Italy


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Piazza San Marco – The most famous square in Europe

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February 3, 2021
Piazza San Marco is dominated on the eastern side by St Mark's Basilica. Other buildings from St Mark's Square are St Mark's Campanile, Doge’s Palace, Correr Museum and St Mark's Clocktower.
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Keep the distance but stay TOGETHER! HOLIDAYANDTRIPS.COM


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Italy Europe

Keep the distance but stay TOGETHER!

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March 15, 2020
Remember that Italy has given to all of us so many wonderful holidays and unforgettable moments. Take a virtual travel tour to Rome now that the COVID-19 virus is spreading and it is important to limit travel. We are all affected by these difficult times. Let's pray for everybody's health and remember, keep the distance but stay TOGETHER!
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Top must see tourist attractions in ROME


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ROME – Top must-see tourist attractions

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January 23, 2020
Top must see tourist attractions in ROME: Colosseum, Pantheon, Vatican City, Sistine Chapel, Fontana di Trevi, Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls, Altare della Patria, Piazza Navona, The Egyptian Obelisk and other top-rated tourist attractions.
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Piazza del Popolo - People's Square, Rome


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Italy 1400AD-Present-Modern Era Europe

Piazza del Popolo | Wonderful Square in Rome

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February 17, 2019
In the center of the Piazza del Popolo square stands one of the biggest obelisks in Rome, from Egypt, 24 meters high and dating back to 1.200 BC. The Flaminio Obelisk was taken to Rome by Augustus.
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Piazza Navona Holiday Rome


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Italy 1400AD-Present-Modern Era Europe

Piazza Navona – The beautiful square of the Four Rivers

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October 26, 2018
In the center of Piazza Navona stands the famous Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi or Fountain of the Four Rivers (1651) by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, topped by the Obelisk of Domitian, brought in pieces from the Circus of Maxentius
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Altare della Patria, Rome, Holiday and Trips


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Italy 1400AD-Present-Modern Era Europe

Altare della Patria | The Stunning National Monument

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September 23, 2018
Initially Altare della Patria had to be made of Carrara marble, but the too high cost of this precious material (the same used by Michelangelo), made the choice on Botticino marble (near Brescia).
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Maritozzi and cappuccino in Rome - Italian Breakfast


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Maritozzi and cappuccino – Delicious Italian Breakfast

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August 25, 2018
Maritozzi, weet buns with whipped cream, typical from Lazio, and a cappuccino is the perfect italian breakfast when you wake up in Rome.
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Vatican Obelisk in St. Peter's Square, Vatican, Rome - 4000 years old


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Italy 3300BC-1200BC-Bronze Age Europe

Vatican Obelisk from St. Peter’s Square – 4000 years old

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July 15, 2018
4000 years old Vatican Obelisk from St. Peter's Square is an Egyptian Obelisk that was brought to Rome by Caligula. It was a silent witness of the martyrdom of St. Peter.
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St Peter’s Basilica, Vatican, Rome


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Italy 1400AD-Present-Modern Era Europe

St Peter’s Basilica, Vatican – Miraculous center of Christianity

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July 9, 2018
Catholic tradition holds that the St Peter's Basilica is the burial site of Saint Peter, chief among Jesus's Apostles and also the first Bishop of Rome. Saint Peter's tomb is supposedly directly below the high altar of the Basilica
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The Pinecone Courtyard Vatican Rome Holiday and Trips, Living life like a holiday


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Italy 1400AD-Present-Modern Era Europe

Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, Rome – treasures, art and Michelangelo’s secret code

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July 2, 2018
Discover Michelangelo's secret code in Sistine Chapel's paintings and go to see great art and amazing treasure in Vatican Museums.
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