You know you’re at the top when…

you’ve climbed all 463 steps.

That’s what it takes to reach the peak of the Duomo’s dome, designed by Brunelleschi and “until recently” the largest dome in the world.

dome of the Duomo

You also need eight euros. Each.

climbing

Baby Bjorn optional.

still climbing

A sneak peek through a window offers just a taste of what’s to come.

window on the way up

And it doesn’t disappoint.Florence from the top

All of Florence and much of surrounding Tuscany.

church

Even the sky looked special from here.rays of light

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One response to “You know you’re at the top when…

  1. Jennifer

    Breathtaking!

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