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Verona walking tour discovering its hidden gems

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Our walking tour of Verona starts in Piazza Bra, to be precise at “The Portoni del Brà archway” where you can see a portion of the original medieval city wall … This square is one of the largest squares of Europe! The term “bra” comes from a german word “breit”= open space/large space. Our first…

Coronavirus Verona Update: The Nation-Wide Lockdown

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Buongiorno from a lockdown Verona today March 9th. The very hard decision to lockdown the entire country has been taken yesterday night around 9.30 pm by a very touched President Conte. The situation was already quite serious in a big area of Northern Italy where such measures were already applied since the first cases in…

Verona’s most famous love stories

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We all take as granted that Sir William Shakespeare was the first great artist in 1595 to write and publish the biggest (and maybe the shortest too) love story in the world about the young and beautiful Giulietta Cappelletti (translated in Capuleti/Capulet by Shakespeare himself) and the coolest heartbreaker ever Romeo Montecchi. This is what…

Valpolicella Wines: An Introduction to Classico, Superiore and Ripasso

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Your cheat sheet: Valpolicella wines. Welcome to the Valpolicella wine region, a range of small valleys that slope southward on the hills above Verona. The world-class Valpolicella wines The Valpolicella wine region is a global producer of top red wine made up of four wine appellations: Valpolicella, Ripasso, Amarone, and Recioto. Broken down, Amarone della…

Let’s talk about Verona Christmas Traditions

Verona Christmas Traditions

A look at our magical Verona Christmas season.   Two households, both alike in dignity, in fair Verona, where we lay our scene… – Romeo and Juliet  And so it begins, with a few words from a sixteenth-century playwright, the city of Verona became forever synonymous with romance and true love the world over. But let…

INSIDERS GUIDE TO VERONA

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BEST THINGS TO DO IN VERONA  May 28, 2019  sunstylefiles  0 Comments day trip, food, italy, summer break, tourism, tours, travel guide, wine https://sunstylefiles.com/best-things-to-do-in-verona Verona, the Italian city of romance, the city where Shakespeare’s Romeo declared his undying love for Juliet, the city which was once the stronghold of the Roman Empire, the city that will charm you in every corner. If you’re in Northern…

Why you should book a Verona food and wine tour

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If it’s your first time in Verona or if you’ve been away since at least 10 years I warmly recommend a food and wine walking tour first thing when you arrive in town. This is the smartest way to have plenty of information and help you deciding what to do in the next days/hours. The…

What to do in Verona, the city of love! 3 TOP ACTIVITIES

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The beautiful town of Verona, northern Italy has been a tourist destination for years, with Mozart naming it as a holiday hotspot. With the temperate weather and gorgeous architecture, it is an ideal place to spend a few days relaxing and taking in the sights. The center of town itself is compact and walkable, with barely any need…