St. Pierre Cathedral in Geneva and the Dragon – unrevealed secret


Now this is something I definitely don’t do often – taking photos of miniature elements, instead of panoramic views or capturing large-scale images. However, as soon as I saw this wooden figurine of a small dragon, I though it’s interesting object for a photo.

The History Behind The St. Pierre Cathedral In Geneva

This little dragon we saw when we were visiting the St. Pierre Cathedral in Geneva. The construction works of the Cathedral commenced in the 12th century. This medieval church is also famous for the influential French pastor and Protestant reformer – Jan Kalvin, preaching there. Another fact from the sphere of art – in 1444, The German painter Konrad Witz painted the so-called St. Peter Altarpiece, which nowadays is kept in a museum.


Is There A Secret Related To The Dragon?

So, at the end, I found it really intriguing to see a figurine of a small dragon in this medieval church and I really tried to get information why is it there. Probably, I thought, there is some symbolic or secret meaning, hidden to the ordinary people. Nevertheless, I couldn’t find anything and left the mystery unrevealed. If somebody knows more about this dragon, please share it here!

Get it On Your Wall

It took us with Nico few minutes to book the flight to San Cristobal de la Laguna after we googled „the sunniest places in Europe in November “. Fact, there was not much choice – the rainy mood seems to spread over Europe in this time. However, what we found about Canary Islands surprised us enormously. The all Canary Islands seemed to offer sunny weather, palms and turquois view on Ocean. And Tenerife… Tenerife seemed to us to be different to all…

Do you know that in one small island you can have four (it’s not hyperbole) seasons of the year? With drive, over 20 km further north or south you can either experience summer or winter. This vision was too crazy for us to say it’s truth – don’t trust blog articles until you experience it by yourself. The prices of accommodation and renting car after first research appeared to us to be very friendly, so we didn’t hesitate too long.

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