"Mosaics" Venice Local Custom Tip by sim1

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  Inside the Basilica di San Marco, Venice
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A closer look at one of the mosaics, isn't it beautiful! These mosaics have given the basilica the name of Chiesa d'Oro, or the Church of Gold. The light shines through small windows in the domes which reflects off their gilded surfaces, and the walls shine up with a golden light.

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  • Updated Feb 14, 2003
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