Archive for the tag 'Hofkirche'

8 Comments CherryPie on Aug 23rd 2013

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35 Comments CherryPie on Aug 21st 2013

Sometimes when I upload photographs to my computer I see things that I did not notice when taking the photographs. This sequence of photos is one of those occasions…
I managed to capture a self portrait of myself in the first photograph and in the third photograph the man at the centre of the carving [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Aug 20th 2013

From Wiki:

The Church of St. Leodegar (German: St. Leodegar im Hof or Hofkirche St. Leodegar) is the most important church and a landmark in the city of Lucerne, Switzerland. It was built in parts from 1633 to 1639 on the foundation of the Roman basilica which had burnt in 1633. This church was one of the few [...]

6 Comments CherryPie on Aug 19th 2013

I was greeted with this delightful view whilst walking to dinner on my first evening in Lucerne.
The view was a treat from Mr C who did his usual reconnaissance exercise to find the best places to dine. During his explorations he found the perfect walking route to surprise me with this view.  Whilst he [...]

12 Comments CherryPie on Aug 15th 2013

I woke refreshed after a good nights sleep. The breakfast choice was good and there were different seating areas to choose from including the balcony option.
After breakfast we took a leisurely walk along the lake past the Hofkirche, taking in the views of Pilatus on our way towards the Lion Monument.  We stopped for [...]

8 Comments CherryPie on Jul 31st 2013