Visiting the Arena of Verona

Italia Slow Tour at Arena of Verona, one of the greatest monuments in Italy. Built in the 1st century AD by Romans, the Arena of Verona has staged all sorts of entertainment during the years: gladiators, mock naval battles and hunts, anything and everything! Nowadays it is the best music theatre where playing Opera.

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