|View of the terminal building from the platform|
of binario sette (track 7).
|Our train a few minutes before departure.|
|Bologna railyard complexities. (picture borrowed from Wikimedia)|
|Ferrara is a city of bike riders. These are at the train station.|
|Passageway just above the prison cells|
|Dungeon cell entrance|
|Six sets of iron grillwork block the way|
|This garden is said to have inspired the orangerie at Versailles.|
|The second level terrace garden above the moat.|
|Red tile roofs and city streets from the castle tower.|
|Ducal chapel ceiling|
|In the Chamber of Dawn|
|Mirrors help survey the game-players on this ceiling|
|Four scenes from local history surrounded by a complication of geometry and decorative motifs.|
|From the ceiling above, boat races in the moat to entertain a visiting pope.|
The moat was once larger and connected to the river.
|The West Front, Romanesque below, Gothic above.|
|Large animal sculptures are remnants from the|
demolition of a south-wall porch and entry.
|The South cathedral wall, with the campanile at the southeast corner.|
The rough remains of the former south porch are quite visible about mid-way along.
|The upper loggia columns are a stone mason's fantasyland.|
|Did I mention that everyone rides bikes here?|
|What might explain that curvy brick fascia?|
|A medieval-era street known as the 'vaults.'|