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Marostica is a comune and town located in the Veneto region of Italy in the province of Vicenza. The name of the town can be traced to the Venetic language and refers to the hills and the streams that descend from the nearby mountains. The name of the town literally means "one which has mountains and hills".
Several ancient objects and artifacts dating back to the Venetic times have been found from the region from the first millennium B.C. The town is very famous for its yearly living chess event and for its excellent quality cherries. The economy of the town is based mainly on agriculture and cattle breeding

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  • Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio1953) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 9189 W: 132 N: 17633] (114821)
  • Genre: Places
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2010-05-22
  • Exposure: f/11, 1/400 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2013-02-26 11:16
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