Admire the 10 Most Magnificent Cathedrals in Europe
To be brief, in Europe, cathedrals are a big deal because of their historical and cultural heritage, no matter what your religion is. That’s why, on your next trip to Europe, make sure to drop by these top 10 outstanding cathedrals, or at least read through our article about them.
The Natural Wonder of the Carrera Lake's Marble Cathedral
Over thousands of years, they have been weathered and have folded to create this incredible cathedral of marble. The passageways and caverns of this natural creation are at times large enough to allow small boats to sail through them, although you'll need a good, steady hand on the tiller.
An Ode to Notre Dame Cathedral: the Ageless Heart of Paris
Some landmarks are pretty much synonymous with Paris: the Louvre, the Moulin Rouge, Champs Élysées, Arc de Triomphe, Eiffel Tower… and the Notre Dame Cathedral.
Church Ceilings That Perfectly Illustrate the Power of God
Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis, Missouri (USA) Source: Thomas Hawk / Flickr 10. Holy Savior Cathedral, Isfahan (Iran) Source: Jurriaan Persyn / Flickr 11. Hagia Sophia, Istanbul (Turkey) Source: Hervé BRY / Flickr 12. Isaakievskiy Sobor, St.
The Mysterious Stone Creatures Living on Buildings...
Forbidden City – Beijing, China Mont Saint-Michel – Normandy, France Washington National Cathedral – Washington D.C., USA St.
Have You Seen These Beautiful Churches?
Las Lajas Sanctuary – Colombia Basilica of the National Vow – Quito, Ecuador Cadet Chapel at the Air Force Academy – Colorado Cathedral of Christ the Saviour – Moscow, Russia Cathedral-Basilica – New Orleans Church of Dmitry on Blood – Uglich, Russia Church of Our Savior – St.
6 of the Amazing Architectural Wonders of the Christian World
The Seville Cathedral The Cathedral of Saint Mary of the See, better known as Seville Cathedral, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Seville , Spain. It is the largest Gothic cathedral and the third-largest church in the world, that was registered in 1987 by UNESCO as a world heritage site.
12 Miraculous Churches That Reveal France's Beautiful Soul
Strasbourg Cathedral source Otherwise known as the Pink Cathedral, Strasbourg Cathedral is a sandstone marvel of both Gothic and Romanesque design.
Andrea Bocelli’s Easter Performance Should NOT be Missed
To lift people’s spirits, Italian music icon Andrea Bocelli gave a beautiful performance at Milan’s Duomo cathedral on Easter Sunday. The musician’s intention was ‘to spread a message of love, healing and hope to Italy and the world.’
50 Years This Man Built and Built.. And Here's the Result!
If you want to see an example of great devotion, diligence, care and faith, you need look no further than the wonderful 90-year-old builder of this superb Spanish ‘cathedral’. The cathedral is utterly unique in ecclesiastical history since it has been built entirely out of discarded trash.
Here’s Europe’s Most Underrated Land and It’s Breathtaking
Take a short, yet exceptionally beautiful journey through Bulgaria in this video, which showcases the highlights of what the country has to offer, including such outstanding sights as Mount Buzludzha, Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Seven Rila Lakes, and many more.
10 Famous Sights With Lookalikes That Can Be Seen for Free
Notre-Dame de Paris and Amiens Cathedral Both of these gothic churches are located in France and almost look exactly the same. While the Notre-Dame is located in Paris, the Amiens Cathedral is located in the north of the country. But, how did the Notre-Dame rise to fame?
QUIZ: How Much Do You Know About Notre-Dame?
We were all saddened that Notre-Dame, the famous and beautiful cathedral, suffered badly from fire damage. But do you know of the glorious history of this structure, and how it started? This quiz will test you, but also teach you what you don't know!
Ancient Eastern Architectural Splendors You Shouldn’t Miss
Basil’s Cathedral – one of the most beautiful landmarks of Russia. Constructed in 16th century Moscow, this church is also called "Pokrovsky Cathedral" or "The Cathedral of Intercession of the Virgin by the Moat."
The Most Beautiful Castle Colleges!
From giant cathedrals to stretching towers, these establishments of higher education seem to be taken out of a Harry Potter novel, or some ancient folks tale from times of knights, kings and mighty castles and fortresses.
Here’s a Place Where Trains Go Through Waterfalls
(A Land of Beaches and Palm Trees, By Tanya Dedyukhina, Wikimedia Commons ) It is home to many lovely forts, temples, cathedrals and numerous other gorgeous structures.
Explore Poland's Epic Historical Architecture from the Sky
In Kraków, you can find Wawel Cathedral, which is a stunning 11th century Roman Catholic structure that contains the tombs of many Polish kings, generals, revolutionaries, and heroes! You'll find all of these stunning attractions and more in this brilliant video.
Looking For the Ultimate Quiet Getaway? Vieste is the Best
Now, most visitors come for the beautiful cathedrals, the gorgeous monoliths and monuments, and the pristine waters. The marine landscape of Vieste has maintained its purity completely.
10 of the Most Beautiful Places of Worship in the World
The Milan Cathedral, Milan, Italy The gorgeous façade and roof of this monumental church are adorned with dozens of spires and the building represents a fusion of several completely different styles of architecture, including gothic, which makes this cathedral all the more special.
Stunning! Have You Ever Seen Photos Captured at This Angle?
San Lorenzo Cathedral - Genoa, Italy 5. Bombrini Mansion - Genoa, Italy 6. Red Palace - Genoa, Italy 7. Masama Palace - Turin, Italy 8. Monumental Cemetery of Staglieno - Genoa, Italy 9. Milan Cathedral - Milan, Italy 10. Banchi Square - Genoa, Italy 11.
12 Great Sites That’ll Make Siena Your Next Destination
Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana This building began its life as a cathedral, but its construction was halted due to the Black Death epidemic of 1348. Today it is used as a museum of Christian art, and inside it are carved sculptures created by the architect of the building.
10 Places of Worship That'll Leave You Utterly Speechless
The Primate Cathedral of Saint Mary of Toledo, Spain [related_articles] 3. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 4. La Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain 5. Puthia Temple Complex, Puthia Upazila, Bangladesh 6. The Masjid Sultan Ibrahim, Johor, Malaysia 7.
Look Up! Take a Look at Stunning Panoramic Church Ceilings
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The Architectural Wonders of Europe Never Looked Better...
order of appearance: Brandenburg Gate - Berlin | Arc de Triomphe - Paris | Philharmonie - Luxembourg | Atomium - Brussels | Palace of Westminster - London | Opera House - Copenhagen | Trevi Fountain - Rome | Belém Tower - Lisbon | L'Hemisferic - Valencia | Guggenheim Museum - Bilbao | Dom - Berlin | Cathedral