Villa Romana del Casale (1)

by Mikkal Noptek August. 09, 2012 3481 views

Villa Romana del Casale (Sicilian: Villa Rumana dû Casali) is a Roman villa built in the first quarter of the 4th century and located about 5 km outside the town of Piazza Armerina, Sicily, southern Italy. Containing the richest, largest and most complex collection of Roman mosaics in the world, it is one of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Italy.

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Jarvo Laysell 5 years, 1 month ago

That rat mosaic is super; it looks so vicious.

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Finbarr 5 years, 1 month ago

Fantastic shots !!

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Darlene Foster 5 years, 1 month ago

Very cool!

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Josy 5 years, 1 month ago

Je suis subjuguée par ces merveilles aux couleurs merveilleusement pastel ! Un vrai régal

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Ricardo 5 years, 1 month ago

such a fine art!
i went to a bear's pride last may, I should post a picture of it lol

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Agnes Felber 5 years, 1 month ago

Thanks for all the exploring work, Mikkal, this goes into my list to see places, definitely! I was blown away from the mosaics I found in Aquileia last October, and those did not even make the World Heritage List, if I recall...

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Julie Adams 5 years, 1 month ago

Those are super cool! I love mosaics

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