Presenting a magnificent feature of Qingdao’s modern skyline are the historic spires of St. Michael’s Cathedral that soar skyward, in an impressive feature of architectural and spiritual glory. Make this splendid spiritual monument part of your stay at an elegant Qingdao hotel synch as the Copthorne Hotel Qingdao. With easy access to many of the city’s attractions, this stylish hotel in Qingdao is an excellent choice to host your stay here. Located in the oldest part of the city is the majestic edifice of St. Michael’s cathedral, which is the largest example of Gothic architecture in the city. It is considered an exquisite example of Christian architecture. Employing German and Romanesque structural features, it was completed in 1934 by a skilled architect of German origin. Spanning around 11,500 square meters, it is an exquisite structure that certainly does justice to the lofty spiritual ideals it represents. An impressive do end veiling, huge chandeliers, an elegant yet simple colour scheme of gold and white lend this cathedral the elegance of the ages mata he’d only by the impressive cathedrals in Rome. Utilizing elements of the Italian Renaissance in its decoration and design it is a splendid cultural monument to behold, whether one is of the catholic faith or not.
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