Inside Sacre Coeur, Montmartre, Paris (ap)

Nef du Sacré Coeur // Inside the Sacre Coeur, Montmartre - Paris. It is such a beautiful church, so peacefull inside.

The incredibly decorated Rosslyn Chapel, Scotland, popularized in The DaVInci Code

Unusual Place of the Month: Rosslyn Chapel, Scotland

The Church of the Transfiguration of Our Saviour | Russia

The Church of the Transfiguration of Our Saviour is in Kizhi Pogost, Russia. It is on the island of Kizhi in Lake Onega, Karelia. The church is made of wood.

Saint Petersburg Mosque, Russia | Incredible Pictures

Saint Petersburg Mosque, Russia - Quote:"The walls were made with grey granite and the dome and both minarets (tower) are covered with mosaic ceramics of sky-light-blue colour. Skilled craftsmen from Central Asia took part working on the mosque.

Interior of Segovia Cathedral, Spain | Incredible Pictures

Segovia Cathedral, Spain Catedral de Segovia, España It'd be so gnarly to devote an entire vacation to visiting Cathedrals like this.

Small gothic chapel

Look at that wonderful groin vaulted ceiling in this small gothic chapel - obviously abandoned

Basilica Santa Maria del Fiore (Duomo), Florence, Italy  ;Incredible Pictures

The Gothic-style Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore (Basilica of Saint Mary of the Flower) is the main church of Florence, Italy. The Duomo, as it is ordinarily called, was contructed between 1296 and The Duomo, Florence (by Marcus Reeves)

st. peters, vatican

Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican, Italy ~ Statues of popes and saints on the colonnade of St. Peter's Square, and Michelangelo's dome on St.

Basilica of San Vitale, Ravenna, italy

Basilica of San Vitale, Ravenna, province of Ravenna , Emilia Romagna region, Italy -- I studied this church in my art history and architectural history classes.

Interior of St. Dimitrios Church, Greece

The Church of Saint Demetrius is the main sanctuary dedicated to Saint Demetrius, the patron saint of Thessaloniki (in Central Macedonia, Greece), dating from a time when it was the second largest city of the Byzantine Empire.

Monreale Cathedral, Italy | Incredible Pictures

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

Basilica of San Vitale - Ravenna, Italy | Incredible Pictures

The Basilica of San Vitale - Ravenna, Italy example of early Christian Byzantine art and architecture in western Europe. It is one of eight Ravenna structures inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Cherub Angels overlooking the Baldacchino of St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican

Angels at the Vatican - Cherub Angels overlooking the Baldacchino of St. Peter's Basilica: Photo of Skip the Line: Vatican Museums, St Peter’s, Sistine Chapel, Small-Group Upgrade Option by Viator user Michael S

Gasa Dzong Monastery at the shadow of the Himalayas in northern Bhutan

Gasa Dzong Monastery in the mighty Himalayas of northern Bhutan (by Sanne Houlind). Bhutan Places to Visit -