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The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes

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The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Lourdes is an area of ground surrounding the shrine to Our Lady of Lourdes in the town of Lourdes, France. This ...

The Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe

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The Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe is a Roman Catholic church, a minor basilica, and a National Shrine of Mexico to the north of Mexico City. ...

The apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima

The apparition of the Blessed Virgin Mary at Fatima Watch

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Francisco Marto (June 11, 1908-April 4, 1919) and his sister Jacinta Marto (March 11, 1910-February 20, 1920), also known as Blessed Francisco ...

The Church of St. James the Greater

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The Apostle St. James the Greater, of whom the church of St. James in Medjugorje was dedicated, is the Patron Saint of Pilgrims. This is just one ...

St. Michael's Mount

St. Michael's Mount Watch

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St Michael's Mount is a tidal island located 366 meters, (400 yd) off the Mount's Bay coast of Cornwall in the United Kingdom. It is a civil ...

St. Peter's Basilica

St. Peter's Basilica Watch

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St. Peter's Basilica, is a Late Renaissance church located within the Vatican City. St. Peter's Basilica has the largest interior of any ...

The Basilica and Expiatory Church of the Holy Family

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The Basilica and Expiatory Church of the Holy Family is large, Roman Catholic Church in Barcelona, Spain. Although the church is incomplete, it ...

Ireland's great contribution to European sculpture

Ireland's great contribution to European sculpture Watch

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The historic ruins of Monasterboice are of an early Christian settlement in County Louth in Ireland, north of Drogheda. It was founded in the ...

Agia Triada Monastery

Agia Triada Monastery Watch

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Agia Triada Monastery is a Greek Orthodox monastery in the Akrotiri peninsula in the Chania Prefecture, Crete, Greece. It also contains a museum.

The Tower of David

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The Tower of David is an ancient citadel located near the Jaffa Gate entrance to the Old City of Jerusalem.

The Square of Saint Peter

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Saint Peter's Square is a massive plaza located directly in front of St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City, the papal enclave within Rome.

France's apparition of the Virgin Mary

France's apparition of the Virgin Mary

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The pilgrimage of Lourdes is founded on the apparitions of the Blessed Virgin to a poor, fourteen-year-old girl, Bernadette Soubiroux. There were ...

The Rock of Cashel: home to the pre-Norman Irish kings

The Rock of Cashel: home to the pre-Norman Irish kings Watch

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The Rock of Cashel, also known as Cashel of the Kings and St. Patrick's Rock, is a historic site in Ireland's province of Munster, located at ...

Mount Zion, the land of Israel

Mount Zion, the land of Israel Watch

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Mount Zion is a hill west of the Mount of Olives in Jerusalem just outside the walls of the Old City. Mount Zion is synonymous with Mount Moriah, ...

The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fatima: Site of a vision of the Virgin Mary

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The Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fátima is a Roman Catholic Marian basilica in Fátima, Portugal. Its construction began in 1928 and it was ...

Christ Church Cathedral: Dublin's oldest Christian church

Christ Church Cathedral: Dublin's oldest Christian church Watch

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Christ Church Cathedral, or more formally The Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, is the cathedral of the United Dioceses of Dublin and Glendalough ...

The church of England's royalty

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The Collegiate Church of St Peter at Westminster, which is almost always referred to popularly and informally as Westminster Abbey, is a large, ...

The great house of Christian art

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The Sistine Chapel is the best-known chapel in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the Pope in Vatican City.

Monestary of Mount Athos, Holy site for the Orthodox Church

Monestary of Mount Athos, Holy site for the Orthodox Church Watch

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Mount Athos is a mountain on the eponymous peninsula in Macedonia, Greece. The peninsula is called the "Holy Mountain".

Notre Dame: The greatest lady in Paris

Notre Dame: The greatest lady in Paris Watch

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Notre Dame de Paris, which means "Our lady of Paris" is a Gothic, Catholic cathedral on the eastern half of the Île de la Cité in the fourth ...

Ancient architectural wonder of Rome

Ancient architectural wonder of Rome Watch

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The Coliseum is an elliptical amphitheater in the center of the city of Rome, Italy, the largest ever built in the Roman Empire. It is considered one ...

England's great Neolithic site

England's great Neolithic site Watch

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Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located in the English county of Wiltshire, about 3.2 kilometers (2.0 mi) west of Amesbury and 13 kilometers ...

Ancient temple of the goddess Athena

Ancient temple of the goddess Athena Watch

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The Parthenon, an ancient temple in the Athenian Acropolis in Greece, was dedicated to the Greek goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens ...

Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus was crucified and buried

Church of the Holy Sepulchre, where Jesus was crucified and buried Watch

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The Church of the Holy Sepulchre is a church within the walled Old City of Jerusalem. It is a few steps away from the Muristan, a Christian quarter ...

Canterbury Cathedral, amongst the oldest Christian sites in England

Canterbury Cathedral, amongst the oldest Christian sites in England Watch

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Canterbury Cathedral in Canterbury, Kent, is one of the oldest and most famous Christian structures in England and forms part of a World Heritage ...

Treasure trove of Byzantine artifacts found at Umm al-Rasas

Treasure trove of Byzantine artifacts found at Umm al-Rasas Watch

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The ancient city of Umm al-Rasas in Jordan has yielded a treasure trove of Byzantine artifacts ever since excavations began there in 1986. Much of ...

Taking to the skies? Watch your wallet!

Taking to the skies? Watch your wallet! Watch

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Flying is by far the most expensive way to travel, and it's not necessarily just the cost of your airplane ticket. Passengers who desire a decent ...

Cavalaire-sur-Mer, France: Côte d'Azur without the attitude

Cavalaire-sur-Mer, France: Côte d'Azur without the attitude Watch

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Cavalaire-sur-Mer in France is a lovely tourist destination that is not that well known but is still beautiful regardless. In fact, it has many ...