Verona is a city in the region of Venice in the north of Italy. The area of the old town is located at the curve of the Adige River. Verona is known for the fact that the events of the tragedy of William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" took place here. Built in the XIV century building with a small balcony overlooking the courtyard, called the "House of Juliet." Also in the city is preserved the Roman amphitheater of the 1st century, Arena di Verona. Now there are various concerts and major opera performances. The population of Verona is 260 thousand people.