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  1. How to spend the perfect weekend in VeronaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2016 | The Independent

    As this year marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death, what better time to visit the city at the heart of one of the bard's best-known plays - fair Verona Shakespeare's heartbreaking tale of forbidden love, set in Verona, brings thousands to this ancient city's narrow streets to retrace the tragic paths of Romeo and Juliet. To mark 400 years since the Bard's death, performances of the play, in English and Italian, are being held in the cobbled courtyard of Juliet's House and run until the end of September .

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  2. Food Is a New Front in Europe's Immigration StruggleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Slate Magazine

    Each week, Roads & Kingdoms and Slate publish a new dispatch from around the globe. For more foreign correspondence mixed with food, war, travel, and photography, visit their online magazine or follow @roadskingdoms on Twitter.

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  3. NewsDavid Gilmour plays historic rock concerts in ancient Roman city of PompeiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | NME

    David Gilmour has played the first ever rock concerts in front of an audience at the historic Pompeii Ampitheatre. Gilmour's gigs at the stone Roman amphitheatre, which was famously buried in ash when Mount Vesuvius erupted in AD 79, and only uncovered after the Second World War, marked his return to Pompeii after a 45-year gap.

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  4. David Gilmour's triumphant return to Pompeii after 45 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Music-News.com

    This week David Gilmour performed two spectacular shows at the legendary Pompeii Amphitheatre in the shadow of Mount Vesuvius, marking the first time he has played there in 45 years. The performances were the first-ever rock concerts for an audience in the stone Roman amphitheatre which was built in 90 BC and entombed in ash when Vesuvius erupted in AD 79. The amphitheatre was only uncovered after the Second World War and David Gilmour's concerts are the first time that there has been an audience present in the arena in almost 2000 years.

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    Jun 20, 2016 | WGN-TV Chicago

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  6. Want to meet Romeo and Juliet?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Rediff.com

    It has been 400 years since Shakespeare died, but his legacy lives on. Shakya Mitra lists three prominent places associated with the Bard.

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    Apr 28, 2016 | TrekEarth

    Ponte Scaligero over the River Adige in Verona. "This medieval bridge was built by Cangrande II between 1354 and 1376.Such is the Veronese affection for the bridge that it was rebuilt after the retreating Germans blew it up in 1945,an operation that involved dredging the river to salvage the masonry.

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