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National Shrine, Washington DC

The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, located in Washington, D.C., United States of America, is the largest Catholic church in the United States and North America. 55 more words


Word of the day #330



A church or churches granted special privileges from the pope.


Quito and the Andes

It wasn’t easy to say goodbye to Colombia and move onwards to Ecuador. In fact, as I travelled south from Cali towards the border, I got sick with a fever for the first time since my journey began over 9 months ago, possibly my body telling me it doesn’t want to leave Colombia yet. 934 more words

Travel Adventures

St. Michael Basilica in Tayabas | Philippines

Quezon Province like many other provinces in the country has a very deep religious influence from Spain. Apart from the religious rites, these influence extends to the religion’s architecture. 68 more words



Eastward from Germany, through the narrow alpine passes of Austria and the long flat plains of Hungary lie two cities famous in their unity. Since the late autmn of 1873, Buda and Pest have been one city occupying both banks of the Danube river. 1,156 more words

Egar, Hungary

It was difficult to find out where we should go after Rome. We have to be in Budapest for an AirBnB on the 19th and we didn’t want to go to Prague or Krakow because those are a few of the places we want to spend more time in. 619 more words