Posts Tagged ‘Benevento’

The legend of the witches has given to Benevento the fame of ‘Town of the Witches’, and still today in this place you can breathe a magical and intriguing area. It seems that the legend of the witches of Benevento dates back to the Samnite and the Roman antiquity, when, in the IV century BC, the ancient colonists of...

There is nothing more poetic and dreaming, among the alternative means of transport, than a hot-air balloon. Even its history is fascinating! The first documented flight of a balloon able to transport people happened on October 19, 1783 in Paris. That kind of balloon, still under improvement, used hot air to float in...

Adventure of an Emperor The arch of Traiano is the symbol of Benevento and represents a well conserved evidence of the Roman age. The arch was built in 114 AD. It celebrated the figure of the Emperor Trajan for the inauguration of the Appia way that joined Rome to Brindisi. For its size, it was called in the centuries...