Combining current trends, academic theories, and historical insights, this travel guide brings both lesser-known and famous European spiritual locales into perspective by explaining the significance of each sacred site. The cultural relevance, history, and spirituality of each site—including Stonehenge, the Acropolis, Mont Saint Michel, Pompeii, and Saint Peter’s Basilica—are explained, creating a moving and artistic travel experience. Each destination—with selections spanning more than 15 countries throughout Europe—is accompanied by easy-to-follow maps and directions.
About the Author
Brad Olsen is an editor for World Explorer magazine and a columnist for Heartland Healing Magazine. He is the author of In Search of Adventure, Sacred Places Around the World, Sacred Places North America, and World Stompers. He lives in San Francisco.