Province of Verona

Red-tiled roofs and honey-hued palazzos fringe the soft bends of the Adige River as it emerges from the Alps. They herald agreeable and grand Verona. The place is most famed for being the home of Shakespeare’s two worst ever Tinder daters: Mr. R Montague and Ms. J Capulet. Go see the famous balcony at the Casa di Giulietta, if you must. Just know that the veranda you can see was actually built out of an old sarcophagus when clocks were still reading 1936 (still feeling all romantic?). For food, don’t miss Leone da Ciro1924. It’s a pizza joint that does their dough in the Napoli style. You might not be in the south yet, but great pizza abounds!

Red-tiled roofs and honey-hued palazzos fringe the soft bends of the Adige River as it emerges from the Alps. They herald agreeable and grand Verona. The place is most famed for being the home of Shakespeare’s two worst ever Tinder daters: Mr. R Montague and Ms. J Capulet. Go see the famous balcony at the Casa di Giulietta, if you must. Just know that the veranda you can see was actually built out of an old sarcophagus when clocks were still reading 1936 (still feeling all romantic?). For food, don’t miss Leone da Ciro1924. It’s a pizza joint that does their dough in the Napoli style. You might not be in the south yet, but great pizza abounds!

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