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A magnificent temple that is the epitome of Braga: a church dedicated to the Holy Cross of Christ.
In the predominant local Barroque style, it exhibits a symbolic richness in its faça de that continues (even if on a smaller scale) on the inside.
This is one of the numerous churches in the city of Braga to visit. The façade is very intriguing since there are two cockerels there. It is probably due to the dedication of the church to the Holy Cross. During Holy Week ceremonies a procession...More
If you pass by and a lot of people are looking puzzlingly at the facade... they are looking for cocks (as in male chicken - it is a church!). If you don't find two, you won't get married, or so the legend goes... do look...More