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Bergamo – a side trip from Milan

Spending a week in Milan last fall gave us time for side trips.  One day we took the train to Bergamo, about an hour away.  Bergamo is a hill town with a Citta Bassa (lower town), and a Citta Alta … Continue reading

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Milan, Italy – The Duomo

Last fall we spent a week in Milan, Italy.  We visited the Duomo – it’s the 4th largest church in Europe with more than 3,000 statues inside and out.  It was built of Pink Candoglia marble, quarried 60 miles away.  … Continue reading

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