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Aachen Cathedral, Aachen Germany - Medieval Romanesque dom style - construction on the chapel begun by Charlemagne around 792 making this the oldest cathedral in Northern Europe - during the Middle Ages, known as the "Royal Church of St. Mary at Aachen".

Aachener Dom - Aachen Cathedral, the most beautiful mosaic work I have ever seen !

Aachener Dom - Aachen Cathedral, resting place of Charlemagne. A must see for a history buff like me.

Wells Cathedral, Som lovely art

Christ on the cross and the scissor arches of Wells Cathedral. During the century the central supports of the crossing (the junction of a Cathedral's four arms) were found to be sinking. In 1338 Bishop Ralph (stop sniggering at the back) of Salisb

Beautiful Places… Gloucester Cathedral, England

Gloucester Cathedral or the Cathedral Church of St. Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity, Gloucester, England Gloucester Cathedral cloister, used extensively in the Harry Potter film series, England (by shexbeer).

Interior de la Catedral de León Spain

Catedral de León, Spain - One of the largest collections of medieval stained glass in the world.

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Reims, Champagne-

Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Reims, Champagne-Ardenne, France-We visited this cathedral on a very cold morning on a champagne tour of all things!

Gloucester Cathedral, or the Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity, in Gloucester, England, stands in the north of the city near the river. It originated in 678 or 679 with the foundation of an abbey dedicated to Saint Peter (dissolved by King Henry VIII)  The cathedral, built as the abbey church, consists of a Norman nucleus (Walter de Lacy is buried there), with additions in every style of Gothic architecture. It is 420 feet (130 m) long, and 144 feet (44 m)…

The cloisters at the Cathedral Church of St Peter and the Holy and Indivisible Trinity, in Gloucester, England. It originated in 678 or 679 with the foundation of an abbey dedicated to Saint Peter (dissolved by King Henry VIII).

The Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ (Church of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood). St Petersburg, Russia.

Byzantine-style mosaics: Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ (Church of the Saviour on the Spilled Blood), St Petersburg, Russia

High Altar of Saint Michael’s church, Munich, Germany. A fine example of  the late renaissance/early baroque; naturally, a Jesuit church.

signorcasaubon: “High Altar of Saint Michael’s church, Munich, Germany. A fine example of the late renaissance/early baroque; naturally, a Jesuit church.

CATEDRAL DE MONREALE, ITALIA

Sicily ~ Monreale Cathedral, Italy ~ Built in 1172 ~ The wall is covered in mosaics of gold

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"Basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal" is a basilica in the historic district of Old Montreal, in Montreal, Quebec ( my 2010 trip, photo by Hansol Kim ) Canada

Winchester Cathedral, England

Winchester Cathedral is a Church of England cathedral in Winchester, Hampshire, England. It is one of the largest cathedrals in England, .

Canterbury Cathedral, Kent

Thomas Becket is buried. He was killed by King Henry II's Knights, when they missinterpreted what Henry had said. Thomas was murdered in this Cathedral, where he had been Archbishop of Canterbury.

Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ~ Savannah, GA. One the the most breathtaking places I've ever seen!

Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ~ Savannah, GA. One the the most breathtaking places I've ever seen! "We decided to attend a mass service while in savannah.

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