a Few Words
Published in

a Few Words

A Padlock, Me and the Duomo

Something a little different in Florence

Even today the Duomo dominate’s Florence © A. Harrison

The views are reason enough to climb the Duomo’s 463 stairs. Impressively, many Italian women manage this feat in heels. In unobtrusive corners in the stairwell I found marks left from the medieval builders. On descending I traversed the inner ceiling at the height of the gods, at times almost a hand’s breadth away from Vasari’s frescos.

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store