Thursday, October 17, 2019

Batalha Monastery

Batalha Monastery is not just a monastery - it is a lot more than this, a monument to the unity of nation and union...

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...

Palayoor Church of St. Thomas

The story of Palayoor Church of St. Thomas is perplexed and, to be frank, deals more with emotions than facts. According to millions of...

Assisi Basilica (Basilica of San Francesco d’Assisi)

The construction of the Assisi Basilica caused strife among the followers of Francis of Assisi - the magnificence and luxury of this enormous building...

Leon Cathedral of the Assumption

There is a building in Nicaragua which personifies the distinct traditions and culture of this country - Leon Cathedral of the Assumption. The construction...

Cenacle – the site of the Last Supper

There is comparatively little known but immensely important place for the history of Christianity - Cenacle in Jerusalem. This is a legendary place where...

Gorno Nerezi St. Panteleimon church and monastery

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

Hóladómkirkja

The largest traditional stone church in Iceland, built in 1763. Location, GPS coordinates: 65.7333 N 19.1139 W Categories: Churches Values: Architecture, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Norðurland vestra, in Skagafjörður district,...

Cathedral of Havana

One of the most prominent historical buildings in Cuba is Cathedral of Havana. This ornate building is somewhat smaller than many other metropolitan cathedrals around...

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,...