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Unique human landscape in Florence, Italy

2011-05-06 03:42:45 GMT2011-05-06 11:42:45(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

Photo taken on May 4, 2011 shows the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore (R) and Giotto's Campanile at the historic center in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Photo taken on May 4, 2011 shows the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore (R) and Giotto's Campanile at the historic center in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Photo taken on May 4, 2011 shows the historic center in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Photo taken on May 4, 2011 shows the Church of Santa Maria Novella at the historic center in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

´╝čPhoto taken on May 4, 2011 shows the world-renowned Uffizi Gallery in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Photo taken on May 4, 2011 shows the interior view of the Old Palace, or Palazzo Vecchio, in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

The Old Palace, or Palazzo Vecchio, is seen through a window in Florence, central Italy, May 4, 2011. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

A pigeon rests on the Sculpture of David in front of the Old Palace, or Palazzo Vecchio, in Florence, central Italy, May 4, 2011. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Photo taken on May 3, 2011 shows the historic center in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Picture taken on May 3, 2011 shows the historic center in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Photo taken on May 4, 2011 shows the interior view of the dome of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Tourists are seen on the dome of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore at the historic center in Florence, central Italy, May 4, 2011. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

Photo taken on May 4, 2011 shows the tomb of Dante Alighieri, a major Italian poet of the Middle Ages, in Florence, central Italy. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

A tourist is seen at the Boboli Gardens in Florence, central Italy, May 4, 2011. Florence is the capital city of the Italian region of Tuscany and the symbol of the Renaissance. UNESCO inscribed the historic center of Florence in the World Heritage List in 1982. (Xinhua/Wang Qingqin)

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