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Adventure #1: Basílica del Voto Nacional

The Basílica del Voto Nacional towers over the smaller buildings of Quito’s Centro Histórico with its ominous, yet beautiful neo-Gothic architecture.  Recognized as the largest neo-Gothic building in the New World, the structure takes a page from the playbook of the Catedral de Notre Dame in Paris, but definitely puts an Ecuadorian spin on it.  656 more words


St. Peter's Basilica,italy, Rome, Awesome, Place, 4k, City

Download St. Peter’s Basilica,italy, Rome, Awesome, Place, 4k, City cities 4K HD Wallpapers, Images, Photos for Desktop and Mobile. Available Resolution in 8k, 5k, 4K, Ultra HD, HDTV, 1080p, Widescreen Resolution For Your Desktop, Notebook, Tablet or Phone. 11 more words

Church of All Nations

The Church of All Nations, standing near the foot of the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem, is built over the rock on which Jesus is believed to have prayed in agony the night before he was crucified. 56 more words


Mosaics of the Basilica of the Annunciation

What is interesting in this Annunciation display is that each mosaic bears the characteristics of the contributing nation. For example, the Chinese Mary seems like a Chinese lady, while baby Jesus from Columbia looks South American. 530 more words


Basilica of the Annunciation

The basilica is one of the world’s most holy Christian Liturgical sites, built on the traditional site of the annunciation by the Angel Gabriel of the birth of Jesus. 205 more words


Churches of Jerusalem Gallery

In Jerusalem are many churches and you see some of them in this gallery. Throughout the world, there are many churches, which are more imposing, more beautiful and much bigger, but in Jerusalem the churches have a much bigger history and many times are older. 315 more words