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'.

提沃利的阿德利阿纳村庄

阿德利阿纳村庄位于罗马附近的提沃利,是公元2世纪时由罗马帝国国王哈德里亚所建造的一处卓越的古典建筑群。它用“理想城市”的形式规划建设,综合利用了古埃及、希腊、罗马建筑遗产中的最佳元素。

Source UNESCO WH website http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/907

Courtesy of argotm from postcrossing forum

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