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Italy 2017 part I - Pompeii

May 9th 2017
Ruins en masse We have for many years been thinking about going to Italy and visit the ruins of the Roman City Pompeii. This spring Ake managed to get enough time off for a short trip and decided to make a visit to the famous site south of Naples. Emma could unfortunately not go with Ake this time because she had to work. But Ake en ... read more
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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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12th June 2017

I think most of these paintings are "frescoes" which are paintings on fresh, wet plaster walls?
12th June 2017

You are right again, they are frescoes. I guess I should have known that. Thanks for pointing out my mistake. I really appreciate that because now I can correct it and hopefully I also learn something. /Ake

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