Posts Tagged: church

Top 3 St Olave Churches in Britain

St Olave's

Up for a trip to the United Kingdom? Alright then, because today, we are going to explore the country for some of its finest pieces of architecture. More specifically, its religious structures dedicated to St Olave. If we come to think of it, there is no doubt about the fact that it is the best… Read more »

Top 4 St Michael Churches of London

St Michael Camden Town

As you may have already intuited, London is one of the best places in the world to visit when it comes to architectural diversity. “Why?” you might ask. Well, first of all, because it is an old city and secondly, because it had masters like Sir Christopher Wren or Nicholas Hawksmoor decorate its inner bounds…. Read more »

Top 4 St Mary Churches of London

St Mary Somerset

There are countless jaw-dropping sights within the majestic capital of the United Kingdom but its churches are most indubitably parts of its “crown jewels”. Scattered throughout the city, they represent a beacon of hope and of faith to those who seek them. But it doesn’t stop here, for these churches are also architectural masterpieces that… Read more »

Top 3 St Botolph Churches in London

St Botolph's Aldgate

Though London may be rainy and often quite gloomy, it does not mean that it is bereft of brilliant sights. Its churches, for example, are as extraordinary as they can get. If we think about Sir Christopher Wren, who was single-handedly responsible for a total of 51 churches after the Great Fire of London of… Read more »

Top 4 Churches of Sibiu

No matter where you might tread in Romania, you cannot omit visiting the city of Sibiu (also known as Nagyszeben) located in the Transylvania administrative region. Built and maintained largely by the Transylvanian Saxon community, its narrow streets, moody buildings and exquisite parks are unrivalled. You might even catch street bazaars here and there or… Read more »

Top 5 Fortified Churches in Romania

Prejmer Fortified Church

Did you know that Romania’s landscape is as varied as it can get? From mountains to flatlands you can find anything there and the quality of the air is simply unparalleled? But what of the man-made side of the story? Well, let’s just say that its structures bear the weight of a rich history indeed…. Read more »