Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Church of Saint John the Evangelist in Funchal

An ornate church in Mannerist and Portuguese Baroque styles, built by Jesuits in 1629 - 1647, fully completed in the middle of the 18th...

Capela do Corpo Santo

A beautiful chapel, which was built in the 15th - 16th century. Main value is the exquisite interior, especially the numerous paintings on the...

Cathedral of Funchal

One of the oldest structures in Madeira, built in Gothic style in the 1490ies - 1518. Location, GPS coordinates: 32.6481 N 16.9084 W Categories: Churches Values: Architecture, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe,...

Santa María del Agua de Landa

The last of the five gorgeous Franciscan missions in Sierra Gorda, built in 1760 - 1768. Church has elaborate, sumptuous façade which has been...

San Francisco del Valle de Tilaco

The best preserved of the five Franciscan missions in Sierra Gorda, built in 1744 - 1762. Church has a sumptuous façade influenced by the...

Nuestra Señora de la Luz de Tancoyol

The most elaborate of the five gorgeous Franciscan missions of Sierra Gorda, built in 1760 – 1766. The ornate façade of the church symbolises...

Santiago Mission in Jalpan

The first completed Franciscan mission in Sierra Gorda, built in 1751 - 1758. The gorgeous church has opulent façade which includes the elements of...

San Miguel Concá Mission

The smallest of the five gorgeous Sierra Gorda’s missions. Built in 1754 – 1758. Church has an elaborate, unusual façade in a mix of...

Mexico City Metropolitan Cathedral

The largest and oldest cathedral in Americas, built in lush Renaissance and Baroque style in 1573 - 1813. Location, GPS coordinates: 19.4340 N 99.1332 W Categories: Churches Values: Architecture, Visual Rating: Where...

Phát Diệm Cathedral

Ornate cathedral, built in 1891 in traditional Vietnamese style borrowing some elements from the European churches. Location, GPS coordinates: 20.0569 N 106.0406 E Categories: Churches Values: Architecture Rating: Where is located? Asia, Vietnam,...