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The Shrine of Our Lady of Trsat, the oldest Croatian Mary’s shrine

The Shrine of Our Lady of Trsat, the oldest Croatian Mary’s shrine

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Svetište Majke Božje Trsatske, Frankopanski trg, Rijeka, Croatia

Every day form 6.30 until 20.00 h.

The Trsat Shrine as the Croatian Nazareth, should in a deliberate and determined way, promote pastoral family life. This should be done in both word and deed, throughout Trsat. The Trsat Franciscans cannot do this on their own; they need the help of the lay faithful who cherish the Trsat Shrine.Continue Reading

Regensburg Cathedral

Regensburg Cathedral – The Cathedral of St. Peter in Bavaria

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Regensburg Cathedral, Domplatz, Regensburg, Nemčija

The St. Peter's Cathedral is open: April, May & October: 6:30 am - 6:00 pm. June - September: 6:30 am - 7:00 pm. November - March: 6:30 am - 5:00 pm.

The Regensburg Cathedral of St. Peter is the spiritual heart of the diocese. It’s faith that has become a stone, which for centuries characterises the lives of men. It is the most visible center of the city of Regensburg and an outstanding testimony of the Gothic in Bavaria. Regensburg Cathedral, built in the sixth century, still stands tall in Regensburg, Germany.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

Salzburg cathedral - UNESCO World Heritage Site

Salzburg Cathedral – UNESCO World Heritage Site

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Salzburg Cathedral, Domplatz, Salzburg, Avstrija

Monday - Saturday: 08:00 a.m. - 19:00 p.m. Sunday and holidays: 13:00 a.m. - 19:00 p.m.

Salzburg cathedral Salzburg Cathedral dominates the historical centre of the city with its prominent, two-towered facade and mighty structure. The baroque sites that surround it form a unique stage used for festivals and recognised by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. Today’s cathedral had two medieval predecessors, the remains of which can be viewed in the crypt. The first cathedral was consecrated by St Vergilius in 774.Continue Reading

St Peter's Abbey Salzburg

St Peter’s Abbey Salzburg

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Stiftskirche Sankt Peter Salzburg, Sankt-Peter-Bezirk, Salzburg, Avstrija

St Peter’s abbey Salzburg, as the oldest monastery in the German-speaking world, looks back on an unbroken continuity in the heart of Salzburg’s old town. Since the year 696, monks have been living, praying and working here. Here you will find one of the most atmospheric graveyards of Europe (featured in “The Sound of Music”, but only re-built in a studio in California), with graves of Salzburg′s aristocracy. The library of St.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

Notre Dame Strasbourg Cathedral

Notre Dame Strasbourg Cathedral – Mass times, Hours, and famous Astronomical clock

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Cathédrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, Francija

Every day: From 7.00 am to 11.20 am and 12.35 pm to 7.00 pm

Coming to Strasbourg and having the best stay: Notre Dame Strasbourg Cathedral Notre Dame Strasbourg Cathedral or the Cathedral of Our Lady of Strasbourg also known as Strasbourg Minster, is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Strasbourg, Alsace, France. It is widely considered to be among the finest examples of high, or late, Gothic architecture.Continue Reading

Basilica of Candelaria Tenerife

Basilica of Candelaria, Tenerife

Basilica of Candelaria, Candelaria, Španija

Every day: from 7.00 am to 7.00 pm

Basilica of Candelaria is an important pilgrim town for its shrine to Our Lady of Candelaria. Candelaria is an important pilgrim site and many of its visitors come to the Basilica of Candelaria, the shrine of the Black Madonna, the Nuestra Senora de la Candelaria, who is the patron saint of the Canary Islands.Continue Reading

Marija Bistrica

Our Lady of Marija Bistrica – Basilica of Mother of God, Croatian pilgrimage site

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Basilica in Marija Bistrica, Marija Bistrica, Hrvaška

Every day: from 7.00 to 20.00

The Miraculous Statue of Marija Bistrica The votive statue of the Mother of God of Marija Bistrica dates from the end of the 15th century and belongs to the series of black Madonnas, although it was discovered during restoration that its dark colour is not original. The late Gothic wooden statue of the Bistrica Mother of God is the work of an anonymmous master.Continue Reading

Palma cathedral - Catedral de Palma de Mallorca

Palma cathedral – Catedral de Palma de Mallorca

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Catedral de Mallorca, Palma, Španija

Every day: from Monday to Friday: 10:00 - 17:15, Saturdays: 10:00 TO 14:15

Built on the clifftop where the Roman city was founded, the outline of the Cathedral stands out above the city walls, making it one of the distinguishing features of Palma’s seafront. Palma cathedral was built on a cliff rising out of the sea, making Majorca Cathedral the only Gothic cathedral to be reflected in the water.Continue Reading

Basilica and the Tomb of St Mary Magdalene

Basilica of Mary Magdalene. Pilgrimage in the footsteps of the one who first saw the Risen One

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Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine de Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume, Place de L Hôtel de ville, Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume, Francija

Every day 7 am - 7.30 pm, except Monday opening at 9 am.

St Mary Magdalene Allowing the pilgrims to pay a solemn homage to the one who throughout her life announced the resurrection of Christ. It is the place of mission in the Church: “Go tell your brothers that I ascend to my Father and your Father, my God and your God.” Third tomb of Christendom, the basilica of Saint-Maximin houses the relics of Saint Mary Magdalene.Continue Reading