Tuesday, February 25, 2014

Latest Post from Travel Wonders of the World

Latest Post from Travel Wonders of the World


The Westminster Abbey of Florence (Italy)

Posted: 24 Feb 2014 08:23 PM PST

Apart from being Italian, what do Renaissance giants Michelangelo, Galileo, composer Rossini (of the Lone Ranger theme among many operas) and political activist Machiavelli have in common? They are all buried in the Franciscan church of Santa Croce in Florence. This illustrious group are joined by radio inventor Marconi, nuclear genius Fermi and Dante (cenotaph only but buried in Ravenna) and...

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