Monty Python and the Holy Grail – Searching for the Grail in Doune

A 1975 British comedy film, is a story that parodies the legend of King Arthur’s quest for the Holy Grail. Written and performed by the Monty Python Advertisements

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Helsinki Cathedral – The Finnish Evangelical Lutheran cathedral in Helsinki

The church was originally built from 1830-1852 as a tribute to the Grand Duke of Finland, Nicholas I of Russia. It was also known as St. Nicholas Church until the independence of Finland in 1917. The cathedral was built on the site of the smaller Ulrika Eleonora Church, which was dedicated to its patroness, Ulrika Eleonora, Queen […]

Prometheus – The statue of the Greek Titan in Vidraru Dam

The statue is the creation of sculptor Constantin Popovici, represents Prometheus with lightning in his hands, a symbol of the electrical power produced at the underground plant built together with the dam in 1965. Symbolically, Prometheus gives electricity to the people in the valley of the Arges River. Prometheus is said to have been the titan who […]