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  1. Pauline

    Roman Roads Following Ancient Roman Roads - Via Flaminia

    "All roads lead to Rome" was true 2,000 years ago because Rome was the center of the western world and the Romans were road builders. It is true today, at least in Italy, because the modern roads follow the same route as the ancient roads. The Romans built roads from Rome out to their...
  2. Foligno Tombs

    Foligno Tombs

    Remains of two ancient tombs along Via Flaminia.
  3. Foligno Tombs

    Foligno Tombs

    Remains of two ancient tombs along Via Flaminia.
  4. Spoleto

    Spoleto

    A Roman arch in Spoleto.
  5. Spoleto

    Spoleto

    Remains of Via Flaminia in Spoleto.
  6. Spoleto Sanguinaro Bridge

    Spoleto Sanguinaro Bridge

    Two arches of the bridge remain. The arches are not the same size, so it is thought that it was a three arch bridge, with the center arch being bigger.
  7. Spoleto Sanguinaro Bridge

    Spoleto Sanguinaro Bridge

    Two arches of the bridge remain. The arches are not the same size, so it is thought that it was a three arch bridge, with the center arch being bigger.
  8. Spoleto Sanguinaro Bridge

    Spoleto Sanguinaro Bridge

    The Sanguinario Bridge (Ponte Sanguinario) was on Via Flaminia where it crossed the Tessino stream on leaving Spoleto.
  9. Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Ruts from ancient Roman carts on Via Flaminia.
  10. Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Part of Via Flaminia in Carsulae.
  11. Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Gate on Via Flaminia.
  12. Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Part of Via Flaminia in Carsulae.
  13. Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Carsulae Archaeological Site

    Part of Via Flaminia in Carsulae.
  14. Narni Bridge of Augustus

    Narni Bridge of Augustus

    The bridge spanned the river.
  15. Narni Bridge of Augustus

    Narni Bridge of Augustus

    Looking up at the arch.
  16. Narni Bridge of Augustus

    Narni Bridge of Augustus

    One arch remains of this bridge on the Via Flaminia.
  17. Pauline

    Umbria The Perugino Trail

    In one of Frances Mayes' books, she suggests that we make art trails, like the Piero della Francesca Trail, for other artists. I made this Perugino Trail for Umbria. There are four frescoes in Umbria that can be visited by car in one day. Visit the fifth in Rome when arriving or leaving...
  18. susan

    Umbria, Lago di Garda, Lago di Como, & Visits with Friends in Empoli & Coccaglio

    By girasoli (susan) from HI, Spring/Summer 2005 June 7 - July 3, 2005: Spello, Perugia, Empoli, Sirmione, Coccaglio, Bellagio, & Day Trips This trip report was originally posted on SlowTrav. I have edited this report a bit by organizing it a little better and trying to shorten it a little. I...
  19. C

    Agriturismo or similar close to a village?

    Hi everyone! I used to post at SlowTrav (a long time ago now!) and I was very excited to see a lot of familiar names here! I was able to register with my old username too, so that was cool. :) My sister, my little niece and I would like to go to Italy this summer, and I would love to stay in an...
  20. PokeyMindy

    My 50th Birthday Present to Myself, ITALY!

    By Pokey from Massachusetts, Fall 2004 Venice, Florence, Radda in Chianti, Assisi, and Rome. Oct. 3-22, 2004 This trip report was originally posted on SlowTrav. Venice, Magic and Mosquitos Finally! After almost one year of planning, the day is here! Oct. 2nd, I head down via Amtrak...
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