St. Mark’s Basilica, built in the eleventh century, is the most famous and most recognizable of all the churches in Venice. Its design mixes eastern and western building styles in a unique way.
The original St. Mark's Church was situated inside the complex of the Doge's Palace and was constructed in 828. It was built to house the relics of St. Mark the Evangelist, which were supposedly stolen by.
The church burned down in 976 during an uprising. It was rebuilt twice, the last time ... ...
Apart from the worldwide known Italian cathedrals, there are the most unique churches in the country which you have never heard of.
Multicolored Russian Orthodox Church
The multicolored Russian Orthodox church of Christ the Savior, St. Catherine and St. Seraph was built for the Russian nobility that, following the example of Tsarin Maria Alexandrovna, had chosen the little town of San Remo on the Ligurian Riviera as their winter residence in the 19th century. The church was built after a ... ...