In Italy, does anybody know where this is?

Discussion in 'Wanderlust and Travel' started by vacontractor, Apr 25, 2007.

  1. vacontractor

    vacontractor Guest

    It is a forest in the shape of Italy. I have heard about it for years. I think it was planted during the fascist days by Mussollini's orders. Even my Italian friends have never heard of it.

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  2. Only information I can find online is that it is in a region named Umbria.

    If you google umbria "shaped forest" you wil lget a couple of hits - I'm at work so I can't see the results unfortunately.
     
  3. mallaig

    mallaig

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    Mar 12, 2006
    There are a few posts on Flickr who say it's Umbria, indeed.

    Cheers.
     
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