Mariazell


Mariazell is not only just a small town with 1500 inhabitants. It is the most important pilgrimage site in Austria and one of the most visited shrines in Europe. Therefore this small town has a big basilica that is dedicated to the Virgin Mary.

You can read more up on the Wikipedia page:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mariazell_Basilica

IMG_8814Related Posts:
Two other shots of the area of Mariazell:
https://skww.wordpress.com/2012/11/04/on-the-move/
https://skww.wordpress.com/2012/11/19/the-end-of-the-world-as-we-know-it/

 

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8 thoughts on “Mariazell

  1. Thank you for visiting my blog today. I’m glad I followed the link and found yours. Your photography is wonderful. Such an impressive structure gentled by the bare branches in front. Nicely done!

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