The Prato della Valle is a giant ellipse in central Padua with a moat surrounding the central ellipse, and statues on either side of the moat. The Prato was created in 1755 to reclaim swampland in Padua. The full project as envisioned was never completed.
About Gary Arndt
My name is Gary Arndt. In March 2007 I set out to travel around the world...
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