It has been said that romance is dead in the modern age – but our hearts are still hankering for it, it seems. This painting of a stolen kiss between the most famous star-crossed lovers of them all has been voted the most romantic artwork in Britain. Experts say that Romeo and Juliet, painted in oil by Frank Bernard Dicksee in 1884, remains popular because we all still crave ‘passion and faithfulness’. It shows the Shakespearean couple sharing a kiss after their wedding night, not…
Baz Lurhman Romeo and Juliet, 1996..all time favourite. This film is so emotional and I really recommend watching it if you haven't already. It's a modernised version of the classic Romeo + Juliet storyline.
Verona clamps down on tourists visiting Romeo and Juliet's balcony
Verona, Italy, Juliet's Balcony.. I love how much history this place has. I've always wanted to visit it. The fact this place had been built for a character from one of Shakespeares most well known place a really shows how much of a genius the man was.