Wednesday, October 26, 2016

san maria dell'oraione e morte

Responsible for interring the abandoned corpses of Rome, this church (overseen by a convent) has an amazing crypt.

church itself

entrance hall

Friday, October 21, 2016


berries the color of rust

mama dog with her young dog pups

view of Thessaloniki and sea

view to the sea

Toumba Thermi (an Iron Age tell)

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

san giovanni in laterano

Known for its "sweating cenotaph", it is the oldest of the Papal basilicas.

some cool tiling here

stairs to the cenotaph

a look at how the wall decoration is made 3d

14th-century Gothic baldacchino

Friday, October 14, 2016

san andrea della valle

one of the biggest dome commisions of its day

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Roman Forum

entrance to the coloseum

Trajan's Column

one of my favorite pieces of Roman art

an agora area

agora area