Verona is a city in the north of Italy and is known for its Roman, medieval and Renaissance architecture. Annual fairs and operas make this city a favorite among many tourists. Operas are held in the Arena, an ancient Amphitheatre, designed by the Romans. It provides seating to more than 22,000 people.
Visitors pay a trip to a magnificent Romanesque church called Basilica Di San Zeno Maggiore. It is adorned with a 12th century bronze door with scenes from the Bible depicted on it. A museum of arts can be seen in the 14th century palace called Castelvecchio.
Verona houses a magnificent Gothic church; Chiesa Di Sant’Anastasia built in the 13th century that is bestowed with an embellished interior. The Cathedral Duomo, built in the 14th century was primarily a Roman basilica. Duomo is known for its architectural beauty.
Verona houses a wonderful square called Piazza Delle Erbe that is surrounded by lovely medieval townhouses and palaces. This square is embellished with a fountain at the centre. Tourists revel at the sight of another square called Piazza Dei Signori that is surrounded by 12th century architecture. There is a majestic monument to Dante at the centre. Visitors would do well to pay a trip to the Roman Theater or the Teatro Romano that was built during the rule of Augustus.
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