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French cathedrals

France. Strassbourg Cathedral. "The largest clock you'll probably ever see is inside. It's amazing to watch it working."

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chapter 9 flying buttress: were diagonal arches that provided support to the structure. It became a major design feature on French cathedrals.

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French mood - Instant Download - Paper Pack - Set of 10 Digital Scrapbook Paper - 12 x 12 inches

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Amiens Cathedral, French High Gothic. One of their goals was to replace sheer mass with intricately framed voids - Gardner's Art Throughout the Ages

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How to Spend 4 Days in New Orleans

Discover all that New Orleans has to offer with this 4 day itinerary filled with my favorite historical sights, ghost tours, live music, and restaurants.

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It's called Chartres Blue. It is a blue that is unrivaled in any stained glass in the world. Just a 40 minute trip from Paris, The cathedral stands out as a medieval skyline on the french plains as you approach the town. In a cathedral soaked country, Chartres is one of a kind. Don't miss the labrynth. The surrounding village is a great example of medieval architecture.

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Amiens Cathedral in France. I took a medieval art history class at UVA, much of which consisted of studying French cathedrals. Ever since then, I always have wanted to go on a French cathedral trip.

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