Verona, a UNESCO World City is a unique city, where ancient history and ancient heritage art constantly dialogue with the modernity of creative languages and cultural creations. Museums, monuments, good food, naturalistic excursions, cultural events, are just some of the reasons to visit Verona and experience unique and unrepeatable emotions. Located in the center of the Po Valley, the city of Verona has been a vital center of art and culture since its origins.
“Verona alters Rome” that is Verona not “little Rome” but even “another” Rome!
City of Dante and Shakespeare, two titans of Italian and European literature who “found a home” in Verona to set their masterpieces which, on the wings of myth, reached the most distant lands and hearts.
The Scaligeri, starting from the thirteenth century, gave a strong cultural and artistic impulse to the city, outlining its current urban and architectural structure.
In the Venetian era the city is surrounded by impassable walls designed by Michele Sammicheli while its beautiful churches and the facades of its buildings are covered with the works of the most illustrious artists of the time: Pisanello, Andrea Mantegna, Giulio Romano and many others.
Verona Vale is the promoter of a dream … Verona city of art and culture!
You can really do that in Verona…. Point the finger and go!
Let’s start from Piazza San Zeno, for example, in the heart of Verona, the city of bomboniera and bel canto.
A bit Roman (ancient) and a bit medieval (Scaligera), a bit “meneghina” (Visconti) and a lot “serenissima” (Venetian), it is the right place to savor in one “glance” an entire rich territory.
The surprising program of events and unforgettable experiences is enriched day by day, linked to the VianDante700 cultural tourism project which intends to celebrate the Supreme Poet in the city that after Florence saw him spend the longest, and perhaps most intense, periods of his life…