San Guiliano is an Etruscan centre 2 km north-east of Barbarano Romano. The most important tombs found in the necropolis of Cuccumella del Caiolo are the Tumulus of Caiolo (Tumulo del Caiolo), the Tomb of the Beds (Tomba dei Letti), the Porched Tombs (Tombe a Portico), the Palazzine, the Tomb of the Deer (Tomba del Cervo), the Tomb of the Queen (Tomba della Regina), the Tomb Cima, the Tomb Rosi, the Tomb Costa, the Thansinas Tombs (Tombe Thansinas), the two mounds of Valle Cappellana and the group of ancient tombs in Chiuse Vallerani.
The Etruscan civilisation is the modern name given to a civilisation of ancient Italy in the area corresponding roughly to Tuscany, western Umbria, and northern Lazio. The ancient Romans called its creators the “Tusci” or “Etrusci”. Their Roman… [Read more]
Lazio is one of the 20 administrative regions of Italy, situated in the central peninsular section of the country. With about 5.7 million residents and a GDP of more than 170 billion euros, Lazio is the third most populated region of Italy, and has… [Read more]