7000 Wonders

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An Abode of Love

There are probably entire blocks and even some villages receiving less letters on any given day than that rather inconspicuous house. All those letters are addressed to “Juliet, in Verona”.

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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Under The Stars

When it comes to Italy, almost every town there was a capital!

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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A Wonder by Mistake

It's hard to imagine someone creating a Wonder despite their intentions rather than in accordance with them, and yet…

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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A Pope's Nephew

Pope Paul V's nephew, Cardinal Scipione Borghese had a small problem...

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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A 28-Century-Old City

One would think that a 28-centuries-old city has a lot to offer, and it does...in a rather quirky way.

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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La Scala

Two wonders on the same square is already an overkill. Three? That would be beyond description...

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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"King's Palace"

As if the Gothic Wonder wasn't enough to turn the Cathedral Square in Milan into one of the most remarkable places on Earth, a galleria was built right next to the cathedral in the third quarter of the 19th century.

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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Milano Duomo

Who else would possibly manage to illustrate the concept of "harmony" in its entirety, and with such precision?!

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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Saluti da Venezia

Many wonders are quite conspicuous, while some others are located away from beaten tracks, and they have to be looked for and sought after...

Edward Porper

Edward Porper

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