ZAMORA. empezó a construirse en 1151. Su gran cúpula gallonada se asienta sobre un tambor cilíndrico, horadado por una sucesión de ventanas saeteras, muy decoradas al exterior. La línea de ventanas del tambor decorada con arcos y columnas se refuerza con pequeñas torres, rematadas con cupulillas. El juego gallonado de la cúpula se remata con una cubierta de escamas de piedra.
Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia in North-western Spain. Tradition says that the remains of the apostle Saint James are buried here. The way of Saint James has existed for over a thousand years. It was one of the the most important Christian pilgrimages during medieval times together with Rome and Jerusalem.
The Episcopal Palace of Astorga, Spain is a building by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí. It was built between 1889 and 1913. Designed in the Catalan Modernisme style, it is one of only three buildings by Gaudi outside Catalonia. Although Gaudi began oversight of its building, others completed it. A wide angle view of Gaudí by SBA73
Burgos Cathedral is a Gothic style Roman Catholic cathedral in Burgos, Spain.It is dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Its construction began in 1221 and was primarily built in the French Gothic style although Renaissance style works were added in the 15th and 16th centuries.
It's called Chartres Blue. It is a blue that is unrivaled in any stained glass in the world. Just a 40 minute trip from Paris, The cathedral stands out as a medieval skyline on the french plains as you approach the town. In a cathedral soaked country, Chartres is one of a kind. Don't miss the labrynth. The surrounding village is a great example of medieval architecture.