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IS THERE ANYTHING MORE ROMANTIC THAN LOSING YOURSELF IN VERONA?
Five dishes you'll only find in Verona
1. "Pastisada de caval", or horse meat stew. This is the most appreciated traditional dish. It's made with horse meat marinated in red wine, onions, carrots and a variety of herbs and spices. Its distinctive feature is slow cookin…
Verona, city of horses
Legend has it that, just after the end of the war in 489 AD between Theodoric, king of the Ostrogoths, and the Roman general Odoacer, the starving people of Verona were granted exceptional permission to eat the many horse carcasse…
The D'Annunzio Home and Museum
The First World War has just ended. Italy is among the winners of this conflict which tore Europe apart. But it is a bitter victory for more reasons than the enormous number of lives lost. Italy also lost many border areas inhabit…