Advertisement
« previous next »
Piazza Maggiore  

Piazza Maggiore

Dov'e Ashley?

May 13th 2012
We are traveling in Italy - but where is Ashley? She has a later flight and we're anticipating her arrival when Aunt Sue gets a call... MAMA MIA! Ashley forgot her passport in La Crosse. We climbed a huge watch tower in the center of Bologna, which gave a beautiful view of the city. We finally discovered why the city is nicknamed La Rossa "Red," because all the rooftops are a reddish color. An ... read more
Europe » Italy » Emilia-Romagna » Bologna

Italian Flag Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 0.12s; Tpl: 0.009s; cc: 4; qc: 26; dbt: 0.0224s; 26; m:apollo w:www (50.28.60.10); sld: 2; ; mem: 6.4mb