Originally built in Romanesque style, the cathedral has been restored and extended several times, with Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque elements. Construction began in 1107, but the works were damaged and halted after an earthquake in 1117.

Originally built in Romanesque style, the cathedral has been restored and extended several times, with Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque elements. Construction began in 1107, but the works were damaged and halted after an earthquake in 1117.

The Sacra di San Michele, an imposing Medieval abbey which overlooks the whole…

The Sacra di San Michele, an imposing Medieval abbey which overlooks the whole…

Verona: Church of San Zeno, Verona, Italy.Alterned use of tufa stone and bricks, the church and the convent had been built on the spot where the saint had been buried. San Zeno, born in Africa, 8th bishop of Verona(362-380), converted the whole town to christianity. The church soon became too small, for this reason the King Pepin, the Bishop Retold and the Archdeacon Pacifico decided to build a larger church and a monastery and the new basilica was consecrated the 8th of December 806.

Verona: Church of San Zeno, Verona, Italy.Alterned use of tufa stone and bricks, the church and the convent had been built on the spot where the saint had been buried. San Zeno, born in Africa, 8th bishop of Verona(362-380), converted the whole town to christianity. The church soon became too small, for this reason the King Pepin, the Bishop Retold and the Archdeacon Pacifico decided to build a larger church and a monastery and the new basilica was consecrated the 8th of December 806.

Sant'Eustorgio

Sant'Eustorgio

Basilica di San Simpliciano, Milano. IV sec.viene fondata ta Ambrogio e in seguito modificata in epoca romanica e longobarda.

Basilica di San Simpliciano, Milano. IV sec.viene fondata ta Ambrogio e in seguito modificata in epoca romanica e longobarda.

Church of San Fedele Como Italy

Church of San Fedele Como Italy

Facade of the Church of San Celso in Milan (Italy)

Facade of the Church of San Celso in Milan (Italy)

Abside da Basílica San Fedele, Como. 3 naves and 3 aspes, this evocative basilica is often linked to a clover leaf, parts of it dates from 6 century, but the facade it was restore in 1914 by Antonio Giussani.

Abside da Basílica San Fedele, Como. 3 naves and 3 aspes, this evocative basilica is often linked to a clover leaf, parts of it dates from 6 century, but the facade it was restore in 1914 by Antonio Giussani.

San Pietro al Monte, Civate

San Pietro al Monte, Civate

Santa Maria Foris Portas, Castelseprio, Varese, Lombardia

Santa Maria Foris Portas, Castelseprio, Varese, Lombardia

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