Presentation on theme: "LAZIO This is the emblem of Lazio The provinces of Lazio are: Rome; Viterbo; Rieti; Frosinone; Latina."— Presentation transcript:
This is the emblem of Lazio
The provinces of Lazio are: Rome; Viterbo; Rieti; Frosinone; Latina.
ROME Rome is the capital of Italy. The legend says that Romolo was the founder of Rome. The date of the foundation is 21 April 753 a.C.
The most interesting places in Rome: The ColosseoThe Fontana di Trevi
The Vatican State, where the Pope lives. On one of its many bridges, young lovers have chained padlocks around a lamppost and thrown their keys into the river Tevere.
The castle of Sant AngeloPiazza di Spagna Piazza Venezia
In the Cappella Sistina you can admire Il Giudizio Universale by Michelangelo. The Pietà by Michelangelo represents the Virgin with her dead son in her arms. This sculpture is in the Basilica of St. Pietro.
VITERBO Viterbo is located in northern Lazio. The city is known as the Città dei Papi.
RIETI The province of Rieti is rich in water and it is famous for the Fonti di Cottorella.
FROSINONE The province of Frosinone is famous for its special shoes called ciocie. They are typical shoes from this area worn by old farmers.
LATINA The Province of Latina is one of the newest provinces in Lazio. Piazza del Popolo