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BERGAMO - Arrases and sculptures

There is not a single space in the church of S. Maria Maggiore that is empty. 53 more words


BERGAMO - Amazing ceilings!

I enter this church and for a long while the beauty of interiors takes my breath away. 83 more words


Free Friday: Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome

Rome has four Papal Basilicas, namely, Saint Peter’s Basilica, Basilica di Santa Maggiore, Archbasilica of Saint John Lateran, and Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls. 201 more words


Saint-Denis full of French royalty

The Basilica (Cathedral) of Saint-Denis in Paris has a wonderfully creepy story of how it came to be where it is. In the 3rd century, Saint Denis, a patron saint of France and the first bishop of Paris, and two of his followers were beheaded on the hill at Montmartre. 577 more words



Hungary was my second country which I visited in Europe. I chosen Budapest because it is not so far from Poland and it is cheap to travel there. 316 more words


Sagrada Familia - jaw dropping experience

Today was a rainy day in Barcelona. We had 9am entry tickets to Sagrada Familia so had no option but to step out in the rainy weather. 223 more words


My favourite places in Budapest

Vajdahunyad Castle
Vajdahunyad Castle is a castle in the City Park of Budapest, Hungary. It was built in 1896as part of the Millennial Exhibition which celebrated the 1,000 years of Hungary since the Hungarian Conquest of the Carpathian Basin in 895. 47 more words