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Piazzetta Tirabosco, a Venetian corner in Verona

Piazzetta Tirabosco Verona

In the Middle Ages the prisons were there. Located between Piazza Erbe, via Furriers and Corso Porta Borsari, you can find this hidden corner, named after a scholar and naturalist of the eighteenth century , born in 1707 at number 2 of the alley near San Marco in Foro.
In the past, Piazzatta Tirabosco was also named San Marco in Foro, like the nearby alleys. If you look at the building right down the middle, an apse and a few other architectural element reveals themselves.
In the Middle Ages there were here prisons, too. It was also the parish church of this area, suppressed by the Napoleonic laws.

Piazza dei Signori - Lords square

Di Caprio jest teraz mieszkańcem Werony

The Liston pathway? An open-air museum of fossils

Liston Verona

To a close gaze, the pavements in the Liston pathway includes a extraordinary collection of marine creatures dating back to the Jurassic period. They are entirely paved with Prun stone and many extraordinary specimens of ammonites are recognizable inside the plates.

Di Caprio is now Verona citizen

Piazza dei Signori - Lords square

Springtime in Verona

Hi everybody, today is 21st March, the first day of Spring. This morning I was in the city center of Verona and the weather was so sunny and warm. I've made some pictures around the Arena square to show you how is here today.

Dante statue in Piazza dei Signori

This post is dedicated to the main italian poet that spent some time of his life in Verona. I want to tell you the story of the statue of Dante Alighieri positioned in the Lords Square (Piazza dei Signori), one of the most beautiful squares of the historical center of Verona.

Piazza Bra Verona

Piazza Bra is probably the most famous square of Verona because here you can find the Arena, the roman amphitheater that every year hosts concerts, shows and the Opera festival. In Piazza Bra there are several monuments and important buildings like the Gran Guardia, a huge palace of 17th century that now hosts exhibitions, conventions and events. Piazza Bra is than the site of the town hall, called Palazzo Barbieri and there is a beautiful side of the square full of historical palaces with restaurants, shops and smart houses (this side of Bra square is called "the Liston").

Piazza delle Erbe Verona

When tourists come in Italy one of the first things they always appreciate are the historical squares. In Verona, as in many other important cities of art there are a lot of areas in the open air where people use to stay during the day and the night because the good climate encouraged them to meet with each other. Verona has many beautiful squares and many historical periods are visible thanks by the buildings and remains that are everywhere around these places.