29 May

I know, I know. It‘s been a long time coming, but here it is – a photo update! I’ve probably taken over 1000 pictures. These are just a few from Cinque Terre, Pisa and Florence, Italy.

The Mediterranean sea – shot from Cinque Terre, Italy.

one out of the five villages we hiked through

fortress wall in Florence

The view from some gardens we explored in Florence. You can see the Duomo Santa Maria del Fiore (the large terracotta dome church). It is the most famous church in Florence. Below the marble floors lies relics from the Basilica of Santa Reparata, built in the 5th century.

The outside of the Duomo. Everything is tiled or marbled. It was probably the most intricate cathedral I’ve seen so far!


4 Responses to “PHOTO UPDATE!”

  1. Kyle May 29, 2010 at 6:56 PM #

    Hun these photos are amazing!

  2. Brad May 30, 2010 at 11:58 PM #

    Now I know why you felt you were living in a postcard. The picture are amazing. I envy the three of you seeing so much history. Take care and be safe. Love you!

  3. Fatima June 1, 2010 at 2:55 AM #

    Lovely photos!

  4. Anonymous June 2, 2010 at 7:27 PM #

    Nice photos, Melissa! That statue is amazing and I am thoroughly jealous that you got to see it — it's the Rape of the Sabine Women. Can't wait to see more! – EMILY

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