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The Duomo and Leaning Tower of Pisa under a Rainbow - Italy

The Duomo di Pisa Cathedral. Though overshadowed by the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa, a free standing bell tower (campanile) of the cathedral the latter is an architectural masterpiece which greatly influenced the monumental architecture in Italy from the 11th to the 14th century. The cathedral complex encompassing the Duomo di Pisa, the Leaning Tower, the Baptistry and the Camponsato situated on the Piazza del Miracoli, also known as Piazza del Duomo is designated as the UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987 .

 

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Taken on September 13, 2010