The Duomo in Florence, Italy

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Suggesting that you should see the Duomo when visiting Florence is like suggesting that you should breathe, it is almost unavoidable. Not only does it dominate the skyline, but almost all of the roads will lead you there as well. With that said, it is truly one of the most stunning cathedrals in all of Europe. Officially called the Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore or Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower, the Duomo has the largest brick dome in the world. The façade of the cathedral is as equally beautiful with its intricate details and uniquely white coloring compared to most other cathedrals.

DSC_2040 Cathedral Façade

DSC_1916 Giotto’s Campanile or the Bell Tower

DSC_2021 Beautiful Art Above the Doors

IMGP2240 Dominating the Skyline

DSC_2013 Pink and Green Marble Panels

IMGP2226 Details on the Bell Tower

IMG_4649 Looking Up at the Entrance

Construction began on the church in 1296 and it would take about 140 years to…

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