Italy

Sanctuary of the Virgin of the Rosary of Pompei

Sanctuary of the Virgin of the Rosary of Pompeii

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Campanile di Pompei, Santuario della Beata Vergine del Rosario, Piazza Bartolo Longo, Pompeii, Metropolitan City of Naples, Italy

The Sanctuary is opened to the public:: 6:30 am - 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Today the Sanctuary of the Virgin of the Rosary of Pompeii is a destination for religious pilgrimages, but also for many tourists fascinated by its majesty. Every year over four million people visit the sanctuary which is therefore among the most visited in Italy.Continue Reading

St Gerard Majella shrine in Matredomini, Italy - Patron Saint of Expectant mothers and of Fertility

St Gerard Majella shrine in Matredomini, Italy – Patron Saint of Expectant mothers and of Fertility

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Santuario di San Gerardo Maiella, Via Santuario Materdomini, Materdomini, Province of Avellino, Italy

The Sanctuary is open every day of the year, opens at the first Mass of the morning and closes at the end of the last Mass

Saint Gerardo Maiella, Redemptorist is invoked all over the world as the Saint of Mothers and Children. Majella was beatified in Rome on January 29, 1893, by Pope Leo XIII. He was canonised less than twelve years later on December 11, 1904, by Pope Saint Pius X. The feast day of Saint Gerard Majella is October 16.Continue Reading

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Santa Maria della Salute basilica in Venice

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Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, Benetke, Italija

Monday-Saturday: 9:30 to 12:00 and 15:00 to 17:30. Sunday: 9:30 to 12:00 and 15:00 to 17:30.

Santa Maria della Salute (English: Saint Mary of Health), commonly known simply as the Salute. It is a Roman Catholic basilica located in the city of Venice, Italy. It stands between the Grand Canal and the Giudecca Canal. It was commissioned by the Venetian Republic as a thanksgiving to the Virgin Mother of God to protect the city of Venice from the terrible plague of the seventeenth century.Continue Reading

San Galgano Abbey and the legendary Sword in the Stone

San Galgano Abbey and the legendary Sword in the Stone

Abbazia di San Galgano, Chiusdino, Siena, Italija

Every day: 24/7

San Galgano Abbey The building made up of the Hermitage (also called Montesiepi’s Round) and of the ruins of the big St. Galgano’s Cistercian Abbey, is one of the most enchanting views in Tuscany. This is despite the essentially ruined state of the abbey – it has no roof and many internal walls and original buildings from the abbey complex can nolonger be seen. The San Galgano Abbeys shape is the classic Latin cross.Continue Reading

Casa Professa Palermo

Casa Professa Palermo – Church of Saint Mary of Gesu

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Chiesa del Gesù, Piazza Casa Professa, Palermo, Italija

7.oo am - 11.30 am & 5.00 pm - 6.30 pm - Mon-Sat, 7.00 am - 12.30 pm Sun, closed afternoon

Casa Professa Palermo In the neighborhood of Capo in Palermo, the Church of the Immaculate is a fascinating baroque jewel by the Society of Jesus at its most glorious period in the city. This stunning church is revealed to the viewer, curious and adventurous. Also known as Casa Professa Palermo, this is one of Palermo’s most breathtaking churches. The Jesuits first built a church on this site between 1564 and 1578.Continue Reading

basilica of san domenico bologna

The Tomb and the Basilica of San Domenico in Bolonga

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Basilica di San Domenico, Piazza San Domenico, Bologna, Italija

Weekdays. from 9.00 am - 12.00 pm and 3.30 pm - 6.00 pm

Basilica of San Domenico Basilica of San Domenico is one of the richest churches in Bologna in terms of history and art. San Domenico from Guzman, the Spanish founder of the Order of Preachers (also known as the Dominican Order or the Dominicans), arrived in Bologna around 1200 and took possession of the area where now his church may be found.Continue Reading

Madonna della Corona

Madonna della Corona Sanctuary near Verona, Italy

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Santuario Madonna della Corona, Ferrara di Monte Baldo, Verona, Italija

Every day: November to March: from 8.00 to 18.00. April to October: from 7.00 to 19.30 hours.

The Madonna della Corona Sanctuary is located in Spiazzi in one of the most picturesque locations in northern Italy. Rises clinging on the rock of the mountains that surround it, at 774 meters above sea level, overlooking the valley of the Adige river.Continue Reading

Florence Cathedral

Piazza del Duomo – Florence Cathedral

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Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazza del Duomo, Firence, Italija

The times of access to the monuments are subject to changes in time due to extraordinary events. The museum will be closed on the first Tuesday of each month.

Florence Cathedral Santa Maria del Fiore, designed by Arnolfo di Cambio, is the third largest church in the world (after St. Peter’s in Rome and St. Paul’s in London) and was the largest church in Europe when it was completed in the 15th century. It is 153 meters long, 90 meters wide at the crossing, and 90 meters high from the floor to the bottom of the lantern.Continue Reading