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England Travel Inspiration - Whitby Abbey. North Yorkshire, England

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The Constantine Myth of Black Icon Destruction

The Constantine Myth of Black Icon Destruction | Desert Fathers Dispatch

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Rome: free things to do

The best free attractions in the Italian capital, Rome, of the quirky type


York Minster Cathedral, York #england #teachintheuk #liveintheuk…

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30 famous places that you MUST see

30 famous places that you MUST see. The Patriarchal Cathedral Basilica of Saint Mark is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Venice, northern Italy. It is the most famous of the city's churches and one of the best known examples of Byzantine architecture. Wikipedia


Basílica de Sacré Coeur. En la colina de Montmartre (París) se encuentra esta basílica construida en homenaje a los caídos en la guerra franco-prusiana. La construcción de este fabuloso edificio tomó desde 1875 hasta 1919 y es hoy uno de los puntos más visitados de la capital francesa.


The Holy Island of Lindisfarne is a tidal island off the northeast coast of England. It is also known just as Holy Island. It constitutes the civil parish of Holy Island in Northumberland. Holy Island has a recorded history from the 6th century. - Lindisfarne today... The Viking raid on the Christian monastery at Lindisfarne in AD 793 shocked and frightened people in England.

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Escomb Church

This gorgeous little Saxon church in Escomb- Durham, England is the oldest church in its original form in England, 7th century. On the south wall is a Saxon sun dial which is the oldest in England


Constantine I. R. 306-337. Constantine was the 1st Christian emperor. Constantine decided to establish a new Eastern capital representing the integration of the east into the Roman Empire as a whole. He settled on the Greek city of Byzantium, located in strategic spot. The residents spontaneously decided to rename the city Constantinople. Relics of the True Cross & the Rod of Moses protected the city. The Church of the Holy Apostles was built over a temple to Aphrodite. It was the “New…


pxx812: Chepstow Castle, near the River Wye which separates England and Wales