Photograph is of the Campo dei Miracoli (Field of Miracles).
The Campo dei Miracoli or, in English, the Field of Miracles is home to the buildings that have made Pisa famous. The four most notable Pisan buildings are the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the Cathedral (Duomo) of Pisa, the Baptistery, and the burial grounds of the Campo Santo. The architecture of the all of the buildings on the Campo dei Miracoli are consistent with the arabesque style; they incorporate intricately carved column capitals supporting tall narrow arches.
The Cathedral of Pisa was completed and consecrated by Pope Gelasius II in 1118. At the time the Camposanto was little more than vacant space. There was no bell tower or baptistery and the museums had not yet been conceived. The cathedral was constructed to service the prosperous mercantile traders of Pisa and its territories.
Pisa is a city in Tuscany, Italy and is an UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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