10 Interesting Uppsala Cathedral Facts

Uppsala Cathedral Facts In 1702, many features were destroyed in a major fire. During the renovation work carried out in the 1970s, many of the medieval frescoes which had been whitewashed over [...]

Stavanger Cathedral

Stavanger Cathedral is the oldest cathedral in Norway and the seat of the Bishop of Stavanger who leads the Diocese of Stavanger, Stavanger Cathedral

20 Interesting Cologne Cathedral Facts

Cologne Cathedral Facts: The cathedral has eleven church bells, four of which are medieval. In 1996, the cathedral was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List of culturally important sites. In [...]

Reims Cathedral of Notre-Dame

Reims Cathedral known as the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Reims is situated on the Vesle River east-northeast of Paris, built between 1211 and 1516 under the auspices of Archbishop Aubry de Humbert [...]

Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Nice

Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Nice is the largest Eastern Orthodox cathedral in Western Europe, Opened in 1912 thanks to the generosity of Russia's Tsar Nicholas II, It's recognised as a national [...]

10 Amazing Facts about Salamanca

Fun and interesting facts about Salamanca, the oldest university in Spain is located in Salamanca and the third oldest university in Europe, Facts about Salamanca, UNESCO declared the old city of [...]

20 Sagrada Familia Facts

Fun and Interesting Facts About Sagrada Familia Gaudí disliked straight lines and angles because they don’t often appear naturally. Instead, he based his design on the swirling curves of nature. [...]

Almudena Cathedral Facts

Almudena Cathedral Facts, Almudena construction began in 1883 and not finished until 1993, is dedicated to the Virgin of Almudena and was consecrated by Pope John Paul II and styled in [...]