The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is located between Brooklyn and Staten Island in New York. The ends of the bridge are at Fort Hamilton in Brooklyn and Fort Smith in Staten Island, forts that guarded New York Harbor for over a century.
Giovanni da Verrazzano was an Italian navigator and the first European since the Viking and Norse sailors to explore the Atlantic Coast of the North American continent. His discoveries include New York Harbor and Narragansett Bay.
The Verrazano-Narrows Bridge is a toll road. As of 2015, the toll for a two-axle passenger vehicle is $15.00 with reduced fares for Staten Island residents and carpool participants.
The toll for crossing the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in 2014 varied depending on the type of vehicle and method of payment used. When paying cash, the charge for a car was $15 throughout 2014. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority had a full list of fees available on its website.
Italian explorer Giovanni da Verrazzano commanded voyages to the East Coast of North America, intending to find a passageway to the Pacific Ocean. The voyages were sanctioned and funded by King Francis I of France, who felt that his country was falling behind in the exploration race. The first voyag
Giovanni da Verrazano was an Italian explorer and navigator who lived from 1485 to 1528. He is remembered as the first European after the Norse expeditions to explore the Atlantic coast of North America between Florida and New Brunswick.
Very little is known of Giovanni da Verrazzano’s early childhood days or his personal life, although historians believe he was born around the year 1485 to Piero Andrea di Bernardo da Verrazzano and Fiammetta Cappelli. Historians generally agree that he was born in Val di Greve, the capital city of
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