Rewind to Good Friday, Milano, Italy

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After an early Good Friday wakeup and complimentary continental breakfast we toured a few blocks on foot. After walking through gorgeous Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II…

 

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milano, Italy
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, Milano, Italy

…we stumbled upon the most insanely magnificent building I had ever scene. Gasping with shock and amazement, my world stopped and all I wanted to do was run to the building to throw myself at its feet while sobbing like a baby because I’m a thankful believer…but I didn’t. If you haven’t guessed it yet, it was the Duomo of Milan. Geoff does a beautiful job of trying to capture the beauty of all we see but there’s nothing like the experience of seeing that Duomo in real life.

Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)
Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)

 

Front of the Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)
Front of the Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)

 

Detail of the Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)
Detail of the Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)

 

Bronze Door Detail of the Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)
Bronze Door Detail of the Milano Duomo (Basilica Cathedral of Santa Maria Nascente)

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