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Florence: The Pictures

Florence wasn’t exactly the love of my life, but I enjoyed the city. It was pretty and just a good environment. I’m pretty sure all of Italy has a good atmosphere, almost too good. 111 more words

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The Cathedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, or commonly referred to as the duomo, is Florence‘s most iconic landmark. Designed by Arnolfo di Cambio, it’s construction took almost 150 years starting in 1926. 138 more words


Station Wednesday Lent I: Statio ad St Maria Majorem

In mercy heed our prayers,
we beg Thee, O Lord;
and stretch forth the right hand
of Thy majesty against all
that is hostile to us:

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Mary Magdalene and the Basilica of St Maximin

Mary Magdalene was later buried in the Basilique Sainte Marie Madeleine in the medieval town of Saint-Maximin outside Aix-en-Provence, in the Var region in the south of France. 185 more words




Our day started in Barcelona at 2am because we had to catch the night bus to the airport since the express buses weren’t running.   1,103 more words


Sacred Heart Basilica in Paris

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.”

The Sacred Heart Basilica of Montmartre, or Sacre-Coeur, is a major landmark in Paris. Montmartre is one of the most historic and interesting neighborhoods in Paris; with the Basilica of Sacre-Coeur situated on the crest of the hill this is one area of Paris you don’t want to miss. 197 more words