Tag: saints

  • The Sacré Coeur at the Heart of Paris

    written by kylewis on 2011-02-19 in #world #locations
    The Sacré Coeur at the Heart of Paris

    Only one day in Paris and what did we see? The Sacré Coeur is my first stop in our whirlwind tour of the beautiful city of Paris. As I came in from the Eurostar at the Gard du Nord it was the closest site so off we went.

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  • Day of the Dead

    written by diablitomx on 2008-04-27 in #world #locations
    Day of the Dead

    This is a location and at the same time an event, traditionally on November the second and it is meant for the people of México who are not anymore among us, The Dia de Muertos (Day of the Dead) represents a mixture of Christian devotion and Pre-Hispanic traditions and beliefs, altars are offered to the deceased. On these altars are representation of the four main elements of nature, water, fire, earth and wind.

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  • Santiuste de San Juan Bautista: A Village Rich in History

    written by deprofundis on 2013-03-06 in #world #locations
    Santiuste de San Juan Bautista: A Village Rich in History

    Santiuste de San Juan Bautista is located in Segovia province in Spain. As you might have guessed, its name is larger than the village itself! On a normal day, I share the town with 600 other inhabitants, but as soon as summer starts those numbers multiply.

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