ITALY

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italy galleries: overview
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milano (in prep)

rome
- introduction to rome
- rome: fountains
- rome: mosaics!
- rome: hadrian's palace
- rome: villa d'este in tivoli
- rome: last leaf

venice
- introduction to venice
- venice: marcus square
- venice: basilica s.m.
- venice: canal grande
- venice: gondolas
- venice: palazzo ducale
- burano, murano, torcello
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ROME - MOSAICS !

a lot of historic mosaics can be found in rome, dating 2000 or 1500 years back to roman or early christian times ... both 'holy' and mundane scenes were made with stunning craftsmanship ... they look very lively and - if seen from the right distance - almost like a fresco ... just beautiful things really ...












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