During grade 3 or 4 we learned so much about Pompeii and its story. Since then I wished to see the ruins with my own eyes and to soak into the atmosphere. I always felt a strong connection to the Italian history, since the Roman and Greek mythology was one of my favorite topics to speak and learn about.
A little history time with Jashica: Verona, thanks to its strategic position in the middle of a network of roads spreading throughout northern Italy, it was one of the most important cities of the Roman Empire.
Verona is a city in northern Italy’s Veneto region, with a medieval old town built between the meandering Adige River. It’s famous for being the setting of Shakespeare’s „Romeo and Juliet.“ A 14th-century residence with a tiny balcony overlooking a courtyard is said be “Juliet’s House.“
Story time, do you know the story of Romeo & Juliet?
Verona is also know because of Romeo & Juliet. One of the best known and most tragic love stories, that of Romeo and Juliet, is set in medieval Verona. Although William Shakespeare, who wrote the story in 1597, never went to Verona himself.
Vianden Castle located in Vianden in the north of Luxembourg, is one of the largest fortified castles west […]
The oldest town in Germany – Let that sink in first…
Medieval residential towers, half-timbered houses from the Renaissance, splendid buildings and the birthplace of Karl Marx the – you just read it, in Trier you will discover history in every corner.