AZORES: Hermitage in Vila Franca do Campo (viewpoint) – São Miguel Island

AZORES: Hermitage in Vila Franca do Campo (viewpoint) - São Miguel Island

Ermida de Nossa Senhora da Paz is a simple hermitage/chapel, elaborated into an important scenic attraction with the construction in 1967 of a staircase to represent a prayer: Pais Nossos dos Mistérios Gozosos e Dolorosos (Our Father and Joyful/Sorrowful Mysteries).♥ Read the rest “AZORES: Hermitage in Vila Franca do Campo (viewpoint) – São Miguel Island”

HOLLAND: To Rotterdam city by train ([HD]

HOLLAND: To Rotterdam city by train ([HD]

Arrival in Rotterdam (1:30), Cube houses (2:00), central library (2:56), Market Hall (3:57), Erasmus Bridge (6:04), Central Station (7:34)

The near-complete destruction of Rotterdam’s city centre during World War 2 has resulted in a varied architectural landscape including sky-scrapers, which are an uncommon sight in other Dutch cities.♥ Read the rest “HOLLAND: To Rotterdam city by train ([HD]”