Italy: Rome creates “Baroque” garden on Via Giulia


The Mayor of Rome, Virginia Raggi, announced that work in progress is to create a “Baroque” garden above the underground parking lot on Via Giulia (a historic street parallel to the Tiber).


 Raggi said that the green space will bring new life to areas that have been abandoned for many years, and it will “heal the wounds of the open space in the city center.”

In 1508, Pope Julius II of the mighty Della Rovere family commissioned Bramante to design Via Giulia, named after its patron. During the Renaissance, this street became one of the most important urban planning projects of the Pope Rome. The most important architects of the time (from Raphael to Antonio da Sangallo the Jr.) built palaces and churches. 


Soon, it became a favorite place for Roman nobles. During the Baroque period, construction along the street continued, under the direction of the most important architects of the time, such as Borromini, Carlo Maderno and Giacomo della Porta. 

The mayor said: ”Everyone will take a stroll along Via Giulia at least once, which is one of the oldest and oldest streets in Rome. The new garden will lead to Via Giulia, with a panoramic view of the Tiber and Janiculum, with the botanical garden as the background.”

Raggi said that the parking management company will be responsible for the construction of the walls and gardens, while the local city hall (Municipal One) will oversee the completion of external works.

motorcycle parked near the building during daytime
Lisbon Portugal Travel

Discover Joy: A Memorable Weekend Getaway in Lisbon

Picture this: a weekend getaway in Lisbon that transcends the ordinary, where laughter echoes through the cobbled streets and joy becomes your travel companion. Welcome to the ultimate guide on how to turn your weekend in Lisbon into a comedy-filled escapade that not only rejuvenates your spirit but also leaves you with stories to share. […]

Read More
terreiro do paço, low, lisbon
Portugal Lisbon Porto Travel

Explore Portugal’s Unique Charms: A Fun-filled Tourism Adventure

Portugal, the land of stunning landscapes, rich history, and mouthwatering cuisine, has long been a top destination for travelers seeking a perfect blend of culture and relaxation. But what if we told you that there’s a side of Portugal that’s not often explored—the quirky and downright hilarious facets that make this European gem stand out? […]

Read More
Things To Do Andalusia Europe Holiday Spain Travel

What to do in Malaga in 2 days?

Malaga is a beautiful coastal city in the south of Spain, known for its rich history, culture, and stunning beaches. Here are some top attractions to see in Malaga: Alcazaba: This Moorish fortress and palace is a must-visit attraction in Malaga. It offers stunning views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea. Malaga Cathedral: Also […]

Read More

Please disable your adblocker or whitelist this site!