Friday, 25 February 2011

907 IT - Villa Adriana (Tivoli) (1999)

Brief Description

The Villa Adriana (at Tivoli, near Rome) is an exceptional complex of classical buildings created in the 2nd century A.D. by the Roman emperor Hadrian. It combines the best elements of the architectural heritage of Egypt, Greece and Rome in the form of an 'ideal city'.



Source UNESCO WH website

Courtesy of argotm from postcrossing forum

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