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Naples in the south, the coastline facing the Teirenia Sea of about 40 km between Sorrento - Salerno is the Amalfi coast, which is a World Heritage Site in 1997. The origin of the central city Amalfi is dating back to Roman times, the 9th century it was independent from Naples principality. It began to develop as a Duchy of Amalfi. At the time Amalfi of Mediterranean trade four major maritime Republic (Amalfi, Venice, Genoa, Pisa), but was of, it was a love-Sicilian style. It was also the first to decline the city at the time of big prosperity. City papermaking technology of the Duomo (cathedral) of the landmark have been early on. Benefit of Mediterranean trade has been strongly reflected in its appearance and the industry. Town of configuration, Cinque Terre Engineering and Porto Portovenere similar north of the Ligurian Sea, narrow facing the sea Yin has become a dense settlements to each other asked the shoulder to the (narrow) slope, but to the north has become a multi-Hue of the city, and forms form the streets that white was based there point is different. Gate entrance to enter the city, trails, such as the maze, all hotel groups, such as stick to the slopes white is used as the base color from the sea. This also appears to be related to the fact it is close to Greece. Next to the city Positano also has become a town of the same color configuration.

Venice is the Veneto state capital, divided the islands canal is 177 over 150, is a maritime city that was built on top of the lagoon that connects them with a bridge of 400 (Lana). 5 The century began to live in a foreign enemy sea of thirst to protect themselves from the aggression of the (Germanic people) (Laguna) is the beginning of the city, it flourished greatly become the Eastern Mediterranean one maritime nation in the 13th century. Its prosperity is also referred to as the "Queen of the Adriatic", "Adriatic pearl", it is registered as a World Heritage Site. Whereas the Rialto Bridge around was the center of the Venice of the financial and economic, Piazza San Marco serves as the center of politics, old and new administrative Hall, Palazzo Ducale, the square is surrounded by San Mark's Basilica It was the gateway of Venice of the sea. Trapezoid of about 100 meters of the bell tower standing on the corner of San Marco Square, is famous as the Venice of the symbol. Built as a lookout of 9 century St. Mark's square to a ship drugs (Senkiyo), after it was completed in the 12th century, it is significant in the 16th century Repair is made became the bell tower of the current form. In addition, it has been completely collapse in the 20th century (1902) in the north of the crack, beginning immediately repair, what was rebuilt over a period of 10 years is the current bell tower. From the ground until the bell rack has become a brick, reddish-brown is the impressive tower. Elegant pavement white stone of the current square are arranged in a linear (Liston) is one that is constructed in the 18th century, the 12th century at the time that the bell tower was completed, San Mar Paving of the co-square was the bell tower in company brick. When you imagine the belfry towering in the same color in this vast brick color of the square, maritime city among not only foreign power (Amalfi, Pisa, Genoa) both in the tough competition of engage in fierce competition Mediterranean trade To show off the superiority, its color is redolent that it had highlighted conspicuously an effect as a Venice landmark thrive. By the way, shape design of this bell tower is said to have influenced the future generations of high-rise buildings around the world, such as New York's Metro Life Tower.


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