Trekking with Becky

Cathedrals/Churches

Photo Friday: Krakow’s Market Square

Photo Friday: Krakow’s Market Square

Krakow’s Market Square is history heaven.  Rynek Główny in Polish, or just Rynek for short, is one of Europe’s biggest medieval town squares.  Right in the middle of the Old Town between Wawel Castle and the part of the Royal…

Photo Friday: Inside Sagrada Familia

Photo Friday: Inside Sagrada Familia

A trip to Barcelona isn’t complete without going inside the iconic, yet incomplete landmark, the basilica Sagrada Familia. Just seeing it (outside) with your own eyes isn’t enough.  You need to get tickets (in advance) to go inside. Sagrada Familia…

Photo Friday: The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

Photo Friday: The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

The Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood has the most incredible church interior that I’ve ever seen, which means that it’s even more stunning than the inside of St. Basil’s in Moscow…wow! It’s called the Church of the Savior…

Cologne Carnival – The Pros and Cons

Cologne Carnival – The Pros and Cons

When I booked my February long weekend trip (23rd-26th) to Cologne back in November, I had no idea that it was going to be Cologne Carnival weekend.  How’s that for a happy accident?! 😀 I was so excited about it…

Photo Friday: Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius

Photo Friday: Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius

Sergiev Posad is a perfect day trip from Moscow, and you’ll be spending most of your time at the incredible monastery, Trinity Lavra of St. Sergius.   Dating back to the 14th-century, it is a major tourist and pilgrimage site.…

Photo Friday:  I’m Really in Moscow

Photo Friday: I’m Really in Moscow

When you’re exploring a new place, there’s nothing like having the I’m really in Moscow (or wherever) sensation sweep you away.  You know you’re really there, but there’s always that moment when you stop in your tracks and say to…

Photo Friday: Inside Moscow’s St. Basil’s Cathedral

Photo Friday: Inside Moscow’s St. Basil’s Cathedral

Everyone recognizes Mosow’s unique, candy-looking St. Basil’s Cathedral.  Inside is even more stunning, so I’m taking you inside Moscow’s iconic St. Basil’s Cathedral for this week’s Photo Friday. There are hardly any bits of walls or ceilings that are uncovered.…

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