Contemporary Christian Travel

Christians have been doing pilgrimages for centuries. Today, worldwide faith-based travel has a new look, blending heritage with now diversions.

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  • One of Hollywood's most famous - and occasionally infamous - familes takes film viewers on a European pilgrimage. Photo: Washington, October 19, 2011 - Martin Sheen and his son Emilio Estevez are showing the world a dramatically different side of their famous and occasionally infamous family in movie theaters across the globe.

    Sheen and Estevez do a pilgrimage

    One of Hollywood's most famous - and occasionally infamous - familes takes film viewers on a European pilgrimage. Published 4:49 p.m. October 19, 2011 - Comments

     
  • A 400th anniversary brings together a riveting assortment of artifacts

    Folger Focus: Why are Shakespeare, Elvis and the King James Bible together here?

    A 400th anniversary brings together a riveting assortment of artifacts Published 6:45 p.m. October 12, 2011 - Comments

     
  • From the Gothic splendor of the Cathedral of Learning to gardens that encourage contemplation and meditation, Pittsburgh has a lot for faith travelers to explore.

    Discover Pittsburgh’s culture and faith stops

    From the Gothic splendor of the Cathedral of Learning to gardens that encourage contemplation and meditation, Pittsburgh has a lot for faith travelers to explore. Published 5:32 p.m. October 6, 2011 - Comments

     
  • A Pennsylvania cathedral inspires education and cultural pride.

    Gothic inspiration: A grand Pitt(sburgh) Stop

    A Pennsylvania cathedral inspires education and cultural pride. Published 10:17 a.m. September 28, 2011 - Comments

     
  • A Dutch master's rare images of Jesus call up biblical and cultural history.

    Rembrandt's Jesus illuminates Philly

    A Dutch master's rare images of Jesus call up biblical and cultural history. Published 9:37 a.m. September 20, 2011 - Comments

     
  • Cruising is one of the fastest growing travel options worldwide. Faith cruises are an exciting option for the Christian traveler.

    Cruising the world and building faith

    Cruising is one of the fastest growing travel options worldwide. Faith cruises are an exciting option for the Christian traveler. Published 11:27 p.m. September 12, 2011 - Comments

     
  • Wadi Rum,

    Encounter Wadi Rum's timeless desert world

    Wadi Rum, "The Valley of the Moon," is a haunting place of timeless beauty. Published 12:04 a.m. August 31, 2011 - Comments

     
  • Taize is a place for spiritual renewal and religious reconciliation in the heart of Burgundy.

    Taize, France: a place of pilgrimage

    Taize is a place for spiritual renewal and religious reconciliation in the heart of Burgundy. Published 8:41 p.m. August 22, 2011 - Comments

     
  • St. Paul's has survived the Blitz and time with a fresh face, and centers London's many faith tour stops.

    Visit London's "New" St. Paul's

    St. Paul's has survived the Blitz and time with a fresh face, and centers London's many faith tour stops. Published 9:47 a.m. August 1, 2011 - Comments

     
  • America's founders used the capitol as a house of worship for over a century. David Barton offers some surprising history.

    U.S. Capitol House of Worship

    America's founders used the capitol as a house of worship for over a century. David Barton offers some surprising history. Published 9:49 a.m. July 25, 2011 - Comments

     
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Ruth Hill writes for magazines and newspapers about the business and pleasures of travel. Read more about her views and news of Christian heritage travel around the world at faithtravelfocus.com

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