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 Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral  
   

Santa Maria Assunta Cathedral

Asti and the surrounding

August 22nd 2015
Only an hour by train from Turin is this city with a long history. Asti has many grandiose palazzo and churches, especially those tower own by rich families, the city was known as the city of 100 towers in the old day and now only 12 still survive. the most famous are the 13th century Torre Troyana and the oldest surviving tower Torre Rosso that could date back to Roman era, said it was actually p ... read more
Europe » Italy » Piedmont » Asti

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
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Tot: 2.512s; Tpl: 0.026s; cc: 13; qc: 54; dbt: 0.0477s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.4mb