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Verona, Italy By Desiree Davis Period 3
Where is Verona? <ul><li>Country: Italy </li></ul><ul><li>Located near the northern border of Italy </li></ul><ul><li>East...
Romeo & Juliet <ul><li>Verona is the town where  Romeo and Juliet  took place.  </li></ul><ul><li>Romeo is exiled from Ver...
Tourist Destinations <ul><li>Verona is the number four top visited place in Italy. </li></ul><ul><li>Tourist flock to see ...
<ul><li>Ponte Pietra, another tourist attraction, it is Roman bridge over the Adige river. </li></ul><ul><li>Ponte Pietra ...
What Verona Can Offer <ul><li>Verona is home to an opera festival (each Jul 7 through Sep 3). </li></ul><ul><li>Wines are ...
Juliet’s Wall <ul><li>Juliet’s Wall is a wall where  lovers write their names trying to relate to Romeo and Juliet.  </li>...
Interesting Facts <ul><li>Verona is also know as Veronese. </li></ul><ul><li>The balcony was later added on to Juliet's ho...
Work Cited <ul><li>von Uthmann, Jorg. &quot;In fair Verona: the city is worth a visit--but not because of Romeo and Juliet...
<ul><li>: von Uthmann, Jorg. &quot;In fair Verona: the city is worth a visit--but not because of Romeo and Juliet.&quot;  ...
<ul><li>&quot;The Historical Context of Romeo and Juliet.&quot;  EXPLORING Shakespeare . Online ed. Detroit: Gale, 2003.  ...
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  1. 1. Verona, Italy By Desiree Davis Period 3
  2. 2. Where is Verona? <ul><li>Country: Italy </li></ul><ul><li>Located near the northern border of Italy </li></ul><ul><li>East of Verice </li></ul>Picture- Google Images Gale Database- Verona
  3. 3. Romeo & Juliet <ul><li>Verona is the town where Romeo and Juliet took place. </li></ul><ul><li>Romeo is exiled from Verona after killing Tybalt, Juliet’s cousin. </li></ul><ul><li>Thanks to the story Romeo and Juliet, Verona is a popular wedding destination. </li></ul>Picture- by Sir Dicksee Art.com Gale Database-Romeo& Juliet
  4. 4. 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>Picture- Google Images Info- Gale Database
  5. 5. <ul><li>Ponte Pietra, another tourist attraction, it 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>More Destinations… Picture- Google Images Info- Gale Database
  6. 6. What Verona Can Offer <ul><li>Verona is home to an opera festival (each Jul 7 through Sep 3). </li></ul><ul><li>Wines are locally produced. </li></ul><ul><li>Verona offers many art masterpieces. </li></ul>Picture- Google Images Info- Gale Database
  7. 7. 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>Other write for peace and love. </li></ul><ul><li>There are also messages from people who had there hearts broken and what the world to know. </li></ul>Pictures- Julietswall.com Info-Gale Database
  8. 8. Interesting Facts <ul><li>Verona is also know as Veronese. </li></ul><ul><li>The balcony was later added on to Juliet'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><ul><li>Verona is a superb romance destination. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Work Cited <ul><li>von Uthmann, Jorg. &quot;In fair Verona: the city is worth a visit--but not because of Romeo and Juliet.&quot;   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=IACDocuments&type=retrieve&tabID=T003&prodId=SRC1&docId=A141437698&source=gale&srcprod=SRCG&userGroupName=onta38245&version=1.0>. </li></ul><ul><li>Tierney, John. &quot;Verona is for lovers. (Italy; includes related article) (Forbes FYI).&quot;   Forbes. v155. n6 (March 13, 1995): pS72(6). Student Resource Center - Gold . Gale. Colony High School. 7 Dec. 2009 <http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/infomark.do?&contentSet=IACDocuments&type=retrieve&tabID=T003&prodId=SRC1&docId=A16594471&source=gale&srcprod=SRCG&userGroupName=onta38245&version=1.0>. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>: von Uthmann, Jorg. &quot;In fair Verona: the city is worth a visit--but not because of Romeo and Juliet.&quot;   Opera News. 70. 8 (Feb 2006): 28(4). Student Resource Center - Gold . Gale. Colony High School. 8 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><ul><li>Thilmany, Jean. &quot;Boot up the set.(computing).&quot;   Mechanical Engineering-CIME. 126. 2 (Feb 2004): 14(2). Student Resource Center - Gold . Gale. Colony High School. 8 Dec. 2009 <http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/infomark.do?&contentSet=IAC-Documents&type=retrieve&tabID=T002&prodId=SRC-1&docId=A113303227&source=gale&srcprod=SRCG&userGroupName=onta38245&version=1.0>. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>&quot;The Historical Context of Romeo and Juliet.&quot; EXPLORING Shakespeare . Online ed. Detroit: Gale, 2003. Student Resource Center - Gold . Gale. Colony High School. 8 Dec. 2009 <http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/infomark.do?&contentSet=GSRC&type=retrieve&tabID=T001&prodId=SRC-1&docId=EJ2115513492&source=gale&srcprod=SRCG&userGroupName=onta38245&version=1.0>. </li></ul><ul><li>&quot;Verona Opens Juliet's Balcony For Weddings.(10:00-11:00 AM)(Verona, Italy)(Broadcast transcript)(Audio file).&quot; Morning Edition.  National Public Radio, 2009. NA. SRCX . Gale. Colony High School. 8 Dec. 2009 <http://find.galegroup.com/srcx/infomark.do?&contentSet=IAC-Documents&type=retrieve&tabID=T005&prodId=SRC-1&docId=A200983008&source=gale&srcprod=SRCX&userGroupName=onta38245&version=1.0>. </li></ul>
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