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Basilica di San Paolo Maggiore, Bologna

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  • We stopped at the Basilica di San Paolo Maggiore, whose plain brick façade belies its Baroque interior. I was particularly struck by the delicate spun-glass chandeliers, clear glass with baby blue and...  more »
  • I was often in this Basilica to attend. Although from the outside is particularly striking, inside is a blaze of beauty. Rich in decorations and paintings. To see.
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  • This church has a chance to see paintings and sculptures by artists considered "minor" but works very nice. Not to mention the Group of Sao Paulo of Algardi, on the high altar that alone is worth the walk.
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  • Beautiful Church.
  • Outstanding.
  • Beautiful church both outside and even more inside with frescoes
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  • Beautiful and great Church rich in frescoes, statues and paintings.
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  • Awesome Interior
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