Old gothic church ...would love to visit...I love gothic architecture...especially found in churches... a dream to take my camera and travel and snap every church I see.. inside and out.... had a little taste of this when I went to Rome last year and I loved it...

Old gothic church ...would love to visit...I love gothic architecture...especially found in churches... a dream to take my camera and travel and snap every church I see.. inside and out.... had a little taste of this when I went to Rome last year and I loved it...

St. Govan's Chapel, Pembrokeshire, Wales - and what made me think of "Grandmother and the Priests"

St. Govan's Chapel, Pembrokeshire, Wales - and what made me think of "Grandmother and the Priests"

Hidden in the centre of London, the ruins of St-Dunstan-in-the-East, a church built in the eleventh century and severely damaged during The Blitz. The ruins were repurposed into this Victorian gothic dreamscape of a public garden, crawling with Virginia creepers and creepily atmospheric.

Hidden in the centre of London, the ruins of St-Dunstan-in-the-East, a church built in the eleventh century and severely damaged during The Blitz. The ruins were repurposed into this Victorian gothic dreamscape of a public garden, crawling with Virginia creepers and creepily atmospheric.

On this day 16th May, 1220 Henry III of England laid the foundation stone of a new Lady Chapel at Westminster Abbey, thus beginning a new abbey church which was completed in 1245

On this day 16th May, 1220 Henry III of England laid the foundation stone of a new Lady Chapel at Westminster Abbey, thus beginning a new abbey church which was completed in 1245

Church of Our Lady and All Saints at Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, noted for its twisted and bent spire

Church of Our Lady and All Saints at Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England, noted for its twisted and bent spire

Cromer seafront, Norfolk , UK by Baz Richardson. The 14th century church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul. The church has a tower of over 160ft and is the highest in Norfolk and serves as a landmark for shipping

Cromer seafront, Norfolk , UK by Baz Richardson. The 14th century church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul. The church has a tower of over 160ft and is the highest in Norfolk and serves as a landmark for shipping

LATER FRENCH GOTHIC: St. Maclou, Rouen, France, C. 1500-1514. While the Renaissance was already in full swing in Italy, the French were pushing the extremes with elaborate ornamentation as seen in the exquisite traceries of St. Maclou. Considered one of the best examples of the "Flamboyant style" of Gothic architecture in France.

LATER FRENCH GOTHIC: St. Maclou, Rouen, France, C. 1500-1514. While the Renaissance was already in full swing in Italy, the French were pushing the extremes with elaborate ornamentation as seen in the exquisite traceries of St. Maclou. Considered one of the best examples of the "Flamboyant style" of Gothic architecture in France.

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