Christmas Eve Wishes… Stumbled upon a Beautiful Empty Church last Christmas Eve in Andorra in the Pyrenees…

I travelled to France and then on a bus through the Pyrenees to Andorra last Christmas to try Skiing for the first time. Andorra is located between France and Spain. On Christmas Eve I got a bus to Andorra la Vella and wandered in the old town and stumbled upon this beautiful little church. So I had to take a look inside…

Church Christmas Eve Andorra

It was absolutely deserted and tranquil and peaceful. It had immaculate music playing. I would have stayed longer only I knew I had to figure out a bus back to the Ski Hotel. It was beautiful inside.

I absolutely love going into quiet little churches on my travels. When you travel you encounter different cultures, religions and spiritual paths. Each with their own fascination and allure.

I am not one for Sunday mass with crowds in modern places. Maybe one day I will settle in a place that has a community that calls to me. But I do love the serenity of being alone in exquisite, holy places with a sacred vibe. There was an ornate golden altar and a statue of a Madonna and child.

As it was the Christmas Season there was a Nativity Scene, with lovely sparkles around it. It was just lovely to wander into this lovely church with nobody about and that beautiful music playing. Christmas Eve is a wonderful night.

Nativity Scene in Church

PS: I have not got the best mobile phone so my videos are a bit amateurish but I still think they are worth sharing so other people can sense the wonderful ambience that I did when I was there. Note how the red hood sparkles in the video. Very special.

If you liked this post you may also like my post about The Basilica of The Holy Blood in Bruges and the one about Saint Jude’s Shrine in Ireland.

Have a beautiful Christmas Eve wherever you find yourself this year. πŸ™‚

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