Example sentences for: delle

How can you use “delle” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The most important are clustered around three adjoining squares: the triangular Piazza della Cisterna named after the city’s 13th-century travertine well, surrounded by elegant palaces; the Piazza del Duomo, grouping church and town hall as the center of civic and religious power; and the Piazza delle Erbe ­market place with twin Salvucci towers.

  • The Piazza delle Erbe along the ancient elongated Roman forum makes the prettiest of marketplaces.

  • Begin with a stroll or bicycle ride on the tree-shaded pathway atop the brick 16th–17th century ramparts, along the Passeggiata delle Mura, for a good overall view of the town’s traffic-free centro storico contained within the walls.

  • Even without Leonardo da Vinci’s masterpiece in the adjoining refectory, the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie (Via Caradosso, southwest of the Castello) would be worth a visit as a jewel of Renaissance architecture.

  • Next to the church are the lovely 14th-century cloisters (Chiostro delle Clarisse), converted in 1742 into a country garden of shaded walkways and Capodimonte ceramic tiles — a delightful haven of tranquility and one of Naples’ most charming spots.

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