Thursday, November 22, 2012

GERMANY - Cologne Cathedral

"Begun in 1248, the construction of this Gothic masterpiece took place in several stages and was not completed until 1880. Over seven centuries, successive builders were inspired by the same faith and a spirit of absolute fidelity to the original plans. Apart from its exceptional intrinsic value and the artistic masterpieces it contains, Cologne Cathedral testifies to the enduring strength of European Christianity." -

Postcard 1
The Church is indeed impressive, Anja.
You are fortunate to see this in person.
Thank you so much for sharing with me this postcard! =)

Postcard 2

The autographed card...
Thank you so much Kerstin for sending me this card as a token
during the 3rd International Meet-up at Bielefeld, Germany last Oct 18-21, 2012!
It sure was FUN!

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