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Friuli Venezia Giulia Italy

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Friuli Venezia Giulia Italy. The mountain sceneries of the Eastern Dolomites are truly spectacular: the Carnia and the Julian Alps, in addition to the lakes, valleys and protected areas. From its boundary with Veneto up to Monfalcone, the coast is trimmed with lagoons and has long sandy beaches, with several tourist resorts like famous Lignano Sabbiadoro. The coast is rocky, rather, from Monfalcone to Trieste. The great variety of landscapes matches the rich and variegated cultural heritage that was determined by a complex history and by the confluence of different civilizations in this territory. For this reason, Friuli Venezia Giulia looks like a small universe with many different traditions: it is the “land of contrasts”. The provinces of the region are Trieste (regional capital), Gorizia, Pordenone, Udine. One of the most glimmering jewels of the region is the ancient town of Aquileia, one of the most important towns of the Roman Empire. Dec…

Castelfidardo

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Castelfidardo Photo and Gallery © By Baldassarri Giuseppe itravelinitaly.com travelers from Italy
Castelfidardo, Province of Ancona, Marche, Italy. The main square of the city is Piazza della Repubblica where the town hall and the collegiate church of Santo Stefano with adjoining crypt overlook. Inside there is also an organ built by Gaetano Callido in the 1777s. Since 1992 flanked by a modern organ built by M. Alessandro Girotto. The town hall also houses the international accordion museum. Among the most important squares of Castelfidardo also Piazzale Don Minzoni, commonly called Porta Marina is the balcony of the city that overlooks the Adriatic Sea. Characteristic is the famous arch, one of the main access roads to the city and the underlying pavement recently brought to light. To visit there is also: the old aqueduct in Piazza Garibaldi, the national monument of the Marche, in memory of the battle of Castelfidardo by the Venetian sculptor Vito Pardo. 
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