The Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore in Bergamo was founded in 1137 and is located in the center of the Upper Town of Bergamo. Unfortunately we couldn’t go inside during our day in Bergamo but also from outside it is an impressive church. You also find Lion Statues on the Entrance to the church which could be a sign that the church was used as a court for some time as well.
I already showed you some photos from Bergamo, but this one is taken from the very top of Bergamo. The town is built in three layers. Read more!
As I told you, I am not finished yet with photos from Bergamo, and there will be a lot still to come. This sunset I almost missed as my girlfriend felt a bit under the weather that day and we wanted to have a calm evening for a change. But somehow I convinced here, because I had a feeling that Bergamo would have a lot to offer. Read more!
I remember as if it was yesterday when I posted on Facebook “Bergamo or Brescia for a day?” The vote slightly favored Bergamo and so it became our go through town on the way from Milano to Lago di Garda. In the moment we set foot on the ground in Bergamo Read more!