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A famous square to visit in Nuoro

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To honor the poet, writer, lawyer and journalist, Sebastiano Satta known as “Pipieddu” in 1967 was built a square in the city center of Nuoro, in Sardinia, by the famous sculptor of Orani, Costantino Nivola. In the square, paved with granite slabs, the artist Nivola placed granite boulders without working them, coming from Monte Ortobene, […]

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A Vineyard as a Vault for an Ancient Treasure

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In Negrar di Valpolicella, north of Verona, a vineyard has reserved an extraordinary discovery under the rows of vines: a splendid mosaic of the pavement floor of a Roman villa. This has been dated back to the third century AD. The vineyard has been a vault and protected this rare gem for centuries. In fact, […]