Tuesday, September 25, 2018

St. Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall

Northernmost cathedral in British Isles is St. Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall. This is one of the best examples of Norman architecture, a great example...

Gorno Nerezi St. Panteleimon church and monastery

Near the capital of Macedonia - Skopje - is located very interesting small church: Gorno Nerezi St. Panteleimon church, still surrounded by the old...

Voronet Monastery (Voroneţ) and Saint George Church

Dramatic events and agreement between two outstanding historical personalities led to the construction of one of the most beautiful buildings in this part of...

St. Vitus Cathedral

The gorgeous Prague has it all... even one of the greatest Gothic cathedrals in the world! Construction of St. Vitus Cathedral lasted for centuries...

Church of St. Anne in Vilnius

The Church of St. Anne in Vilnius is very special - it looks like no other church in the world. There are numerous brick...

Tournai Cathedral

The giant Tournai Cathedral is like a swan song for the retiring style in architecture of the 12th century - Romanesque style. Its architecture...

Echternach Basilica

The history of Echternach Basilica has been unusually long and perplexed. This church has existed here for more than 1300 years, it has been...

Basilica di San Marino

The main church in the small country of San Marino is Basilica di San Marino - fine example of Neo-Classical architecture. First church in...

St. Peter’s Basilica

Which building is the most important in the world? One of the contenders for this title is St. Peter's Basilica. This giant church tells...

St. Mary’s Church in Gdansk

For several long centuries the largest Lutheran church in the world was St. Mary's Church in Gdansk - an enormous structure built from brick...