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“Beautiful”

Santa Maria degli Angeli
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US$104.82*
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Assisi and Cortona Day Trip from Florence
Ranked #4 of 81 things to do in Assisi
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: This Basilica was started in 1569 to the designs of Galeazzo Alessi, and features a statue of the Madonna in bronze gilt by G. Colasanti and an interior whose architectural style is Doric.
Maui, Hawaii
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Beautiful”
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Beautiful. We liked seeing the Porziuncola and the Transito. There are masterpiece frescos depicting the life of St Francis which are easy to view and enjoy.

Visited June 2014
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Titchmarsh
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“Gentle place to visit”
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Quaint little place for a wander and enjoy a coffee.Lovely setting with plenty of places to sit and rest.In the evening the area gets a little crowded but not to be unpleasant.
Worth a visit.

Visited June 2014
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Boston, Massachusetts
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“Another Beautiful Cathedral”
Reviewed 30 June 2014

This cathedral is definitely one not to miss. From the courtyards to the Cathedral to the original Church St. Francis Built with his hands, and his "thornless" rose garden. It's a must see.

Visited June 2014
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“Where it all started”
Reviewed 30 May 2014

Inside this Basilica you'll find the "porziuncola" the small church (still original) where Saint Francis met with His friars. Masses are celebrated daily in this wonderful piece of Art and Christian history.
If you believe you can get the "pardon of Assisi" here. Confession, Mass and Communion will cleanse your sins as if you were just baptized. Great restaurants nearby (Santucci) and if you like the big M, there is a Mc Donald where you can enjoy a great American breakfast

Visited July 2013
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West Des Moines, Iowa
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“Baroque and Beautiful”
Reviewed 26 May 2014

Inside you will see a pristine white church with many faithful inside. Be sure to look at the Porziuncolo, the stone chapel inside the church, which is where the Franciscan Order originated.

Visited April 2014
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