Churches

Climbing the Notre Dame Cathedral Towers

Climbing the Notre Dame Cathedral Towers is an absolute must-do while in Paris, especially if you don’t make it up the Eiffel Tower or Arc De Triomphe (ie: me). After going through the cathedral, Clarrie had fallen asleep in Elyse’s carrier, so it was decided I would go up the…


Visiting Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris

Notre Dame Cathedral was near the top of my list of things to do while in Paris. The cathedral is a captivating building, with construction taking close to 300 years, starting in the 12th century. Being that it took so long to build, there are a variety of architectural styles…


Surprise Church!

We stumbled on this church quite by accident as we were wandering through Santa Croce. As you can see, it’s quite unassuming from the outside. Being that Clarrie was having a cat-nap, we decided to have a look inside. The interior of this church is incredible, but unfortunately photography is…


A walk to Vatican City

By far the coldest and windiest morning we’ve had in Rome. After being at the Trevi Fountain, we figured we may as well stay on foot and keep warm by walking to The Vatican. It was never our intention to make it to any of the attractions there, I just…


Sant’Ivo alla Sapienza

I stumbled into this church quite by accident. I was walking back to our apartment after a spot of shopping and saw an open door, so figured I’d go inside. I didn’t realise it was a church at first, as the first part is a big courtyard, with the church…