Places of Worship

Religion plays an important role in our lives. Some of the most monumental structures ever made have had religious functions and you don't need to have faith to be drawn by the impressive and amazing Mayan, Greek or Buddhist temples, grandiose Catholic churches or majestic Mosques. These sacred sites are varied in their history, art, architecture, and meaning. Use our guide to find the world's most-visited and mysterious holy places.

Top 10 places to visit in Istanbul

Istanbul, with its history and great tourism potential, stands out among the other world metropolis. It is the place where continents, cultures, civilizations, religions, passes and the future meet. The world’s creative societies, seeking for inspiration turn their faces to…
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The ancient city of Teotihuacan

The ancient city of Teotihuacan is is one of the most visited and oldest known archaeological sites in Mexico. Famous for its large pyramids dedicated to the sun and the moon, beautiful murals, carvings, museums and the majesty of the…
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The Rose-Red City of Petra

Petra is one of the world's most compelling historical sites and Jordan’s biggest tourist attraction. Also known as The Rose-Red City, Petra (a Greek name meaning rock) is a spectacular Nabatean city located in western Jordan. Its massive façades have…
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Cathédrale Notre - Dame de Tournai

The Cathédrale Notre – Dame de Tournai or the Cathedral of Our Lady is one of the most striking examples of architecture that artfully combines three periods of architectural influence such as the Romanesque, the Gothic and the Transitional, in…
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Pechersk Lavra

Pechersk Lavra is considered one of the most important religious centers of the Orthodox world; it one of the most populat tourist destinations in Ukraine. With its cathedrals, monasteries and churches, Lavra remains the powerful center of Orthodoxy for millions…
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Sagrada Familia

Basilica and Expiatory Church of the Holy Family, commonly known as the Sagrada Família is the symbol and one of the most popular attractions in Spain. It is the unfinished masterpiece of the Spanish Catalan architect and figurehead of Catalan…
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Meteora

Meteora is one of the most striking sights in Greece. It is situated above the town of Kalambáka, on the north-western edge of the Plain of Thessaly, a few hours out of Athens and consists of six monasteries that are…
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