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Address: Via Giro del Ponte, 4, Spoleto, Italy
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The carvings in the stone front are very intriguing

This basilica, accessed by car or by hiking from the aqueduct, as we did, is impressive in its size, in the stories told by its carvings in the stone facade, and in its interior... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 23, 2015
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Bucks County, PA
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Bucks County, PA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2015

This basilica, accessed by car or by hiking from the aqueduct, as we did, is impressive in its size, in the stories told by its carvings in the stone facade, and in its interior decor.

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Saint James City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We walked here from our apartment then walked thru the woods to the aquaduct and walk across the aquaduct to La Rocca and have a coffee at the little trattoria.

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Ottignies-Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The basilic is an historical place worth a visit but the basements are gorgeous. No need to visit the crypt. The first church is the piece not to miss

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Spoleto, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

the church is high up a stone stairway. it-s quite impressive when arriving by car from Rome in the evening. The inside is not that great but the facade with its marble reliefs is really unique and deserves a visit.

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Comox Valley, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2012

We are not "churchy" types, even in Italy but this one is out of the ordinary in its stunning yet simple beauty. We actually returned twice to enjoy the peace and spirituality.

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Wash DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2012

At the top of a long stairway, the facade of San Pietro is covered with remarkable Romanesque sculptures - wild and domestic animals, saints and stories.

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