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Treviso: Monumento Ai Caduti

Located on Piazza della Vittoria (Victory Square) in the capital of Marca, is the Monumento Ai Caduti Di Tutte le Guerre- Monument to the Fallen of All Wars. 78 more words


Treviso: Fallen For Independence


Located in the Piazza Indipendenze is the monument to independence 1844-1866. Unveiled in 1875, the stone sculpture pays tribute to those fallen in the struggle for independence from Austrian rule. 12 more words


Starting the world trip: Making haste.

(Joe) Every so often during these first days of our worldtrip I have to remind myself to slow down. This is not a city sightseeing trip, nor should it be. 750 more words

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General Grant, R.I.P.

Ulysses S. Grant died on this date, at 8:03 a.m.. back in 1885.


One Day in Helsinki, Finland | Baltic Sea Cruise

Helsinki is the capital and largest city of Finland. Located in southern Finland, on the shore of the Gulf of Finland, it has a population of 616,042, with an overall metropolitan population of 1,176,976, making it the most populous in Finland. 195 more words


Florence: The Battle of Mentana Monument

Located in Piazza Mentana Square in Florence is the monument commemorating the fallen during the Battle of Mentana. The sculpture pays tribute to the 150 volunteer freedom fighters who lost their lives in 1867 near the village of Mentana, Rome. 42 more words


Random photo of the week

For today’s post I’m bringing you some beautiful stained glass from the city of Guimarães, in Portugal.

Considered the birth place of what would become Portugal the city of Guimarães is home to many important monuments, like the  56 more words