More or less a record of my travels and life in Rome. All photos are original unless reblogged.
Gates on Wawel Hill. The inscription on the uppermost one reads Si Deus nobiscum quis contra nos? – “If God is for us, who can be against us?” (Rom. 8:31).
Sandomierska Tower on Wawel Hill, Kraków.
A picturesque doorway on Wawel Hill.
Our Lady as the Immaculate Conception, a statue in the Church of St. Bernardino at the base of Wawel Hill.
Kraków’s Royal Road, the ancient coronation route that passes through the Old City (Stare Miasto).
Baroque statuary outside Saints Peter and Paul Church, Kraków. The towers of the eleventh-century Church of Saint Andrew are in the background.
Golden baroque placard under the organ of Saints Peter and Paul Church, Kraków: In omnem terram exivit sonus eorum, “Their sound hath gone forth into all the earth.”
Doors of Kraków
Wawel Cathedral in Kraków (its full name is the Royal Archcathedral Basilica of Saints Stanislaus and Wenceslaus)—traditional site of the coronation of Polish monarchs.
Main Market Square in Kraków, St. Mary’s Basilica (Kościół Mariacki) in the background.