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    Day 457: Roskilde Cathedral

    May 17, 2018 in Denmark ⋅ ⛅ 18 °C

    Headed west today to check out the cathedral at Roskilde, our first World Heritage site in Denmark. This is a Gothic style brick building from the 13th century, but also the burial place for Danish royalty. It was quite fascinating to wander around each of the individual chapels and tombs, seeing how the styles differed and developed over the centuries. There was even a spot prepared for the current Queen, Margarethe II who's been reigning since 1972. I think she's in good health, but it can't hurt to be prepared I guess!Read more