The Castles of Cannero are today picturesque ruins on two rocky islets close to the shore of Lago Maggiore, Italy. They are all that remains of the Rocca Vitaliana fortress built between 1519 and 1521 by Ludovico Borromeo, who gave it this name in honour of an illustrious ancestor.
Verona, Italy - Buried deep in Italy, in a little town called Verona, there is a voluntary group of love-letter answering secretaries that promote the legend of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet by responding to thousands of letters pouring in from every country. They offer advice, support, and a listening ear for anyone who needs to talk about love. Here you see letters/posted on a wall.
This type of barn is so rare in the United States that The National Trust for Historic Preservation is protecting most of them. It is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and the orchard country of Biglerville, Pennsylvania, an area which is famous for apples and other tree fruits. The round barn, also called a “barrel barn,” was built in 1914 by the Noah Sheely family. The circumference of the barn is 282’, and the diameter is 87’.