Tourist Destinations <ul><li>Verona is the number four top visited place in Italy. </li></ul><ul><li>Tourist flock to see “Casa di Giulietta” ( Juliet’s Tomb). </li></ul><ul><li>Verona has approximately 20,000-seat arenas. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Ponte Pietra, another tourist attraction, is Roman bridge over the Adige river. </li></ul><ul><li>Ponte Pietra was blown up during World War II and rebuilt with the old stones. </li></ul><ul><li>Verona had been known as “urbs picta” (the painted city), because of its numerous frescoes until a flood destroyed the paintings. </li></ul>
Juliet’s Wall <ul><li>Juliet’s Wall is a wall where lovers write their names trying to relate to Romeo and Juliet. </li></ul><ul><li>There are also messages from people who had there hearts broken and what the world to know. </li></ul><ul><li>Other write for peace and love. </li></ul>
Interesting Facts <ul><li>Verona is also know as Veronese. </li></ul><ul><li>The balcony was later added on to Jutiet’s home and is now the most photographed balcony in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>Verona is Italy’s best-preserved Roman city. </li></ul>
Work Cited <ul><li>von Uthmann, Jorg. "In fair Verona: the city is worth a visit--but not because of Romeo and Juliet." Opera News. 70. 8 (Feb 2006): 28(4). Student Resource Center - Gold . Gale. Colony High School. 7 Dec. 2009 <http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/infomark.do?&contentSet=IAC-Documents&type=retrieve&tabID=T003&prodId=SRC-1&docId=A141437698&source=gale&srcprod=SRCG&userGroupName=onta38245&version=1.0>. </li></ul>
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