It was constructed during the renaissance
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The Palmanova city, Italy. It was designed by artist and architect Vincenzo Scamozzi, in the shape of star. The “star fort” city is pleasing to people mathematically and aesthetically. There is something inherently appealing about its concentric citadel or fortress plan and structure.

The city and commune was meant to be a utopia
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By the Venetian Republic it was built at the end of the 16th century
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The reasons for its shape are philosophical, religious and military
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Even though the dreams of a utopia may never have been truly realized…
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A truly spectacular city was created
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You can find the town in northeastern Italy, close to the border with Slovenia
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A civil engineering sight to behold!
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