Wednesday, December 3, 2008

Dove noi Vivo (Where we Live)

[Image: Josef Litobarski, 2008, Attribution 3.0 Unported]

Elsje and I live in an apartment just around the corner from Castello del Buonconsiglio (the Castle of Good Advice). Apparently (according to our tour of Trento) the castle was built on a hill that was originally named "Malconsiglio" (bad advice) - because it was the place they used to hang criminals (who had obviously followed some bad advice or they wouldn't have been hung). When the Bishop-Prince of Trento built his castle there he changed the name.

And I would have too.

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