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weekends in Italy: Gran Paradiso
nice long weekend in the Gran Paradiso National Park, July 2003
the way over the St Bernard pass, we find ourselves in the old Roman city of Aosta,
poised geographically to have some fun.
view from Hotel Europa, adjacent to the central square, 10 July 2003.
companion Kristin, before the ruins of the ancient Roman theatre
(the renovations were completed in 2009)
neat tower in Aosta, the Balivi (or Bailiff's) tower.
central square of Aosta, Piazza Chanoux, with folklorique wood things and the
Palazzo del Municipio behind (left).
good Aosta: the cathedral, with the belltowers behind.
lined up in order for inspection: more good Aosta.
ancient gateways in Aosta.
in the high street, alert for bargains.
cathedral's bell towers
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