The Cadet Chapel is the most popular man-made attraction in Colorado, with more than a half million visitors every year. Groundbreaking began on the iconic landmark Aug. 28, 1959, and was completed in 1963 at a cost of $3.5 million. Soaring 150 feet toward the Colorado sky, the Air Force Academy Chapel is an all-faiths house of worship designed to meet the spiritual needs of cadets. It contains a separate chapel for four major religious faiths Protestant, Catholic, Jewish, and Buddhist plus an all-faiths room used by Muslim cadets and available for members of the other faiths as well. The chapel is open to visitors Mondays through Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m.
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Zu Lai is an amazing chinese budhist temple. It is located about 45 minutes from Sao Paulo. The Zu Lai temple is a Mahayana Buddhist monastery. It provides a place for visitors to enjoy nature and get in touch with their spirituality. There a perfect little Buddha sculptures if you walk down the steps from the temple showing the Buddha doing different daily activities and growing older.
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Historic treasures range of churches in Britain are from fabulous cathedrals, some of the most elaborate and effusive examples of medieval architecture, to isolated country churches.
Bury Parish Church. Located in Bury, Lancashire, England, UK
Lancaster Cathedral. Located in Lancaster, Lancashire, England, UK
The Minster Church of St John the Evangelist. Located in Preston, Lancashire, England, UK
Carlisle Cathedral. Located in Carlisle, Cumbria, England, UK
Blackburn Cathedral. Located in Blackburn, Lancashire, England, UK
Sacred Heart church . Located in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
Sacred Heart. Located in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
St Kentigerns RC Church. Located in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
Holy Trinity Church South Shore Blackpool. Located in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, UK
Our Lady and St Josephs RC Church. Located in Carlisle, Cumbria, England, UK
St Cuthbert’s Church. Located in Carlisle, Cumbria, England, UK
Halifax Minster. Located in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, UK
Bradford Cathedral. Located in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, UK
credit: Michael D Beckwith
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Mission Santa Barbara is located in Santa Barbara, California, northeast of downtown. The official literature calls Mission Santa Barbara “Queen of the Missions for its graceful beauty.” Founded on December 4th, 1786, it was the tenth of 21 Franciscan missions in California. It is the only mission with two towers and six bells hang in towers.
- Open daily 9am-5pm. Closed Easter, Thanksgiving, and Christmas day.
- 2201 Laguna St, Santa Barbara, CA 93105
- gps ( 34°26’16.65’’ N 119°42’48.21’’ W )
- tour prices ( $5 adult, $4 senior, $1 youth 5-15, Free under 4 )
credit: Randy Pertiet
credit: Randy Pertiet
credit: Randy Pertiet
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Grand Canyon is about 200 miles long, about a mile deep gash in the earth. It is located in the northwest corner of Arizona. It was formed during 6 million years of geological activity and erosion by the Colorado River. Author did not manipulate images in any way except to boost the color saturation a bit and to try to sharpen it. Photos was taken in the very early morning or late evening hours when you could capture some stunning images.
Photos by Michael Seljos
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