another day in Genova

On Tuesday, we visited the largest cemetery in Genova. The was such a unique and creepy cool place!

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According to Giuditta there are millions of people buried here. There were normal rows of plots like you would expect in a traditional American cemetery, but there were also elaborate tombs, crypts and walls of cremated remains.

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This entire place was so well designed.  All of the different sections of the cemetery make it feel like a small city within a city.  The architectural styles of all the monuments were so eclectic.  Out of all the things we’ve seen in Genova so far, this is probably my favorite. 


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