Aosta Valley

  • The megalithic area of Saint-Martin-de-Corléans of Aosta

    The megalithic area of Saint-Martin-de-Corléans of Aosta

    In the history of mankind there are certain places that have been called sacred by ancestors, and from that remote time they remain unchanged in their transcendent hierophany. These are cultic centres that hold testimonies of universal belonging, sometimes monumental traces of our past. They are material testimonies of a lost era, when rites were […]

  • Augusta Praetoria, the Roman Aosta

    Augusta Praetoria, the Roman Aosta

    Augusta Praetoria Salassorum was the name of the colony that Emperor Augustus had placed to guard the Alpine transit routes, and which we know today as the Roman Aosta. There, in fact, the consular road from Milan (Mediolanum) to Gaul ran along two main road axes: one towards Lyons (Lugdunum) by way of the Little […]

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