Paris and Italy, Fall 2001

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Paris


Notre Dame Cathedral


The Grand Cliché of Paris


The Garden of Versailles

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Rome


The Forum, the heart of the ancient Roman Empire


The Colosseum


The Vittorio Emmanuel Monument


St. Peter's Basilica


The colonnade of St. Peter's Square


Sunlight on worshippers inside St. Peter's

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Tuscany


Florence's famous Duomo


Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence


Palazzo Vecchio in Florence


An aerial shot of Florence


Ponte Santa Trinita in Florence at sunset


The Duomo of Siena


The old hill town, as seen from la Torre Grossa in San Gimignano


The Tuscan countryside surrounding San Gimignano


The Piazza del Campo of Siena, where the famous Palio horse race is run

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Southern Italy: Naples, Pompeii & Capri


The Hotel Vesuvio, overlooking the historic Castel dell'Uovo


Mount Vesuvius stands watch over Naples


The remains of a temple at Pompeii


Capri's Marina Grande


The Faraglioni rocks on Capri


Sunset at Lido del Faro on Capri

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Northern Italy: Parma and Turin


The facade of Parma's Duomo


Parma's nearly 1,000-year-old Baptistry


The Mole Antonelliana, Turin's architectural oddity


A view of the River Po in Turin, illustrating the beauty of northern Italy


An overcast but still beautiful panoramic view of Turin


The Basilica di Superga, which sits on a hilltop overlooking Turin

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