The repentant tourist returned to Rome with ancient stone bridge

The repentant tourist returned to Rome with ancient stone bridge

The tourist, who wished to remain anonymous, returned to Rome with a stolen historic cobblestone road. Parcel with a stone from the repentant traveler was one of the restaurants in the center of the Italian capital.

Tourist kidnapped one-sampietrino stones – pieces of dark porphyry, which from the XVI century Roman paved main street. In the attached letter to the cobbles to talk about feelings of guilt that tormented traveler. He said that a stone picked up from the road, which runs from Piazza del Popolo to the Villa Borghese.

It is believed that from sampietrino make great paperweights and stoppers for doors. The historic cities of Italy suffered from vandals who want to take away as a souvenir piece of the monument – be it a fragment of an old bridge, a fragment of a stone wall with Domus in Pompeii or other illegal souvenir. In 2014, at the call of the Italian and international media, tourists from different countries returned to Italy in the mail stone fragments from the excavations of Pompeii, including stolen for decades before that.

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