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La două zile după ce ne-am întors din Suedia, am luat din nou drumul aeroportului, de data asta pentru a pleca spre Roma. 768 more words

Calatorie

Hadrian's Villa

More a mini city than a villa, this complex lies in Tivoli, ancient Tibur, about 25 km (16 miles) outside Rome.  Built in stages between around 118 and 138 AD, it allowed Emperor Hadrian the freedom to indulge his own architectural experiments and develop influences from his travels across the Empire, in particular to Greece and Egypt. 288 more words

Rome

Giardini d'Italia: Villa d'Este, Lazio

Dove si trova. Tivoli, in provincia di Roma. Voluto dal cardinale Ippolito II d’Este, governatore di Tivoli, nel 1550, il giardino di Villa d’Este è un capolavoro dell’arte botanica famoso in tutto il mondo anche per le rovine di… 605 more words

Reading

Ancient Butts & Pasta Guts

Americans take a lot of heat for our unhealthy lifestyles, but Italians really aren’t much better.  I mean, they eat seasonally and locally, which basically means their diets are preservative-free.  657 more words

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