Saturday, February 25, 2012

PT RR - Group 70 * Churches

Churches from Portugal, France and Brazil.


Manú "sapic12" sent me another Guimarães card, this one showing the St. Peter Church at the Toural Square. The construction of this church started in 1737 and ended in the 20th century.

Photo by Jo Labbé

Gracinha sent be a card from Nantes, France, showing the cathedral, the Louis XVI column, Saint-Pierre Gate and Montaudouin House. Nantes Cathedral or the Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, is a Gothic Roman Catholic cathedral. The construction of the cathedral began in 1434, on the site of a Romanesque cathedral, and took 457 years to finish, finally reaching completion in 1891. - in: wikipedia

Photo by Sérgio Mourão

Luciano sent me another card of St. Francis of Assisi church in Belo Horizonte. But this isn't just a RR card, is also a meeting card. On January 28th, took place in Belo Horizonte, the 1st Postcrossing meeting in this city. The postcrossers at the meeting were Luciano, o Estevão, Cynthia, Maria Adircilia, Sérgio, Helena, Walcar and Célio Andrade.

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