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Church of Maria Laach -The church is considered an important example of German Romanesque architecture - Glees,  Rhineland-Palatinate - Germany

Church of Maria Laach – The church is considered an important example of German Romanesque architecture - Glees, Rhineland-Palatinate - Germany

The westwork of the Maria Laach Abbey, Germany, C12th, (porch 1225) is typical of Germany, a form that dates to Carolingian architecture with grouped towers of different plans and both "candle-snuffer" and Rhenish helm spires.

The Maria Laach Abbey, Germany, century, (porch is typical of Germany, a form that dates to Carolingian architecture with grouped towers of different plans and both "candle-snuffer" and Rhenish helm spires in the romanesque style.

Eglise Sainte-Foy de Conques, début du XIIe siècle : vue du chevet

The Romanesque Abbey of Saint-Foy in Conques, France was an important stop on the medieval pilgrimage route and received rich gifts from pilgrims and kings.

Abbaye de Saint-Martin du Canigou : vue de la nef de l'église supérieure (1010-1020). Voûte en berceau plein cintre. Colonnes monolithes et piliers cruciformes.

Abbaye de Saint-Martin du Canigou : vue de la nef de l'église supérieure (1010-1020). Voûte en berceau plein cintre. Colonnes monolithes et piliers cruciformes.

The church of Sant Climent de Taüll was consecrated in 1123 by the bishop of Roda.  The building stands six-story bell tower which despite being attached to the building, not an integral part thereof. Inside the church there were many frescos by an unknown painter called the Master of Taüll. The Pantocrator of the church, is now preserved in the Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya (MNAC), is considered one of the best examples of Romanesque art in Catalonia | Europe

The Churches of the Vall de Boí are a set of nine Early Romanesque churches declared World Heritage Site by UNESCO and located in the Vall de Boí, in the Catalan comarque of Alta Ribagorça, province of Lérida, España.

Famous Tombs>Henry II & Eleanor of Aquitaine, their son Richard the Lionheart and Isabella d'Angouleme

Fontevraud interior: This abbey is home to tombs of the Plantagenet kings – Henry II and Richard the Lionheart.

OTTONIAN ARCHITECTURE - Maria Laach Abbey 1093-1177, the west end with the paradisium from c. 1225, Germany. Despite its long construction time the well-preserved basilica with its six towers is considered to be one of the most beautiful Romanesque buildings in Germany. Many former changes to the buildings carried out in Gothic (e. g. steep tower roofs) and Baroque style (e. g. wider windows) have been re-altered to Romanesque style.

OTTONIAN ARCHITECTURE - Maria Laach Abbey 1093-1177, the west end with the paradisium from c. 1225, Germany. Despite its long construction time the well-preserved basilica with its six towers is considered to be one of the most beautiful Romanesque buildings in Germany. Many former changes to the buildings carried out in Gothic (e. g. steep tower roofs) and Baroque style (e. g. wider windows) have been re-altered to Romanesque style.

Medieval Romanesque Church of Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère, France

The romanesque church of Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère was constructed in the century. Saint-Léon-sur-Vézère, situated on the Vézère River (a tributary of the Dordogne), is listed as one of "Les Plus Beaux Villages de France.

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