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The square in front of the duomo was very spacious. Not too crowded, the facade looked clean and nice statues on both sides of the steps. I did not enter the duomo, but the positioning of buildings in front of the duomo are beautifully arched.
The thing about duomo in Italy, how many can you visit until you don't need to see another? Pop in here to have a look at the columns, then go enjoy a gelato. It's impressive, yes, but there are many fascinating places to visit in...More
For 2 Euro pp this is worth the entry fee. Astonishing architecture inside and out. They will however ask you to cover up your shoulders (they hand out some sort of skimpy raincoats). Go back at night to take outdoor shots of the facade.
We visited this architecture masterpiece in which different ancient civilization left their mark which we are very fortunate to enjoy today. The view from outside is beyond belief as the architecture of ancient of different periods we there in clear view, and I honestly will...More
As most of us, I have seen a Ancient Greek temples or what is left of them-empty lines of columns.
This duomo is built around the Doric columns of the ancient temple of Athena (Minerva) giving these lines of columns real dimension and perspective relevant...More