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Palatine Chapel, Palermo | by Andrew & Suzanne
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Palatine Chapel, Palermo

Detail of mosaics - camels.

The Palatine Chapel (Capella Palatina) is extraordinary, built in the 1130s and covered with spectacular mosaics in the Arab-Norman style. Sadly it was under heavy restoration work when we visited so there wasn't much to see.

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Taken on October 23, 2007