Although religion is playing a less prominent role in European civilization nowadays, churches, mosques, synagogues, cathedrals and basilicas still play a very important role in the city landscapes of most European cities.

Churches are all so different, from various periods, different rites, diverse styles. From a tourist point of view, some people find the architecture fascinating or the interior captivating whilst others just find them a perfect place to collect your thoughts. I think, whether you believe or not, a religious edifice from whatever religion has something enchanting.

Mount Vesuvius
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Painted Monastery Romania
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The Painted Monastery of Oradea, Romania