Almost as old as European settlement in Singapore, the church has had an unusual history.
A magnificently decorated Orthodox cathedral shows off its original splendor after a checkered past
Two churches, back-to-back in Riga's oldest neighborhood have had parallel but different histories
ProfessorAbe and his wife visit the largest functioning Hindu temple in the world
Marilyn shares a visit to Manila's historic buildings and spaces and sketches out their history
A truly spectacular Hindu temple in Singapore, built by immigrants from Sri Lanka, honors the deity Ganesha, or Vinayagar
On a visit to Germany's oldest city, Marilyn visits churches and a gate that date to Roman times
DrFumblefinger visits the Shrine of Fatima, where apparitions of the Virgin Mary were said to have appeared to three shepherd children in 1917
Marilyn shares a first look at a new book highlighting some of the world's most beautiful and venerated, but less-known, sites
DrFumblefinger enjoys exploring a most impressive collection of Nativity Scenes, collected from 80 countries, on display in Evora.
George G visits the Abbey of San Fruttuoso, near Portofino, Italy. It is located on a lovely stretch of coast.
Fatehpur Sikri was once at the very centre of a large empire—and there is plenty to see, as ProfessorAbe reports
Stephanie finally stops and visits a site she had passed by many times before—dedicated to Our Lady of Lourdes
A church in a village is not necessarily a mere village church, as ProfesorAbe finds out.
DrFumblefinger visits Sant’Ambrogio Basilica in Milan, an interesting church and the oldest in Milan.