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A beautiful and magical place

We were walking along the boadwalk and in the distance was what looked like a magic castle with a... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
sweetlorraines
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michigan
Quirky location

Rated one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe there is this chapel sat on rocks in the middle... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
375an
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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 October 2018

We were walking along the boadwalk and in the distance was what looked like a magic castle with a bride and groom on the steps surrounded by surf and beach as we got closer the Sun shone down on this lovely couple and my husband...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sweetlorraines
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Rated one of the most beautiful beaches in Europe there is this chapel sat on rocks in the middle right on the sea edge. Has an aura about it stood there with waves crashing on the rocks. Worth a visit if passing but didn't see...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 375an
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This is the most beautiful beach in Porto area! It's a romantic and magical place where many couples go on their marriage day to take photos. When the sea level rise, the church is surrounding by the sea.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Very nice view although very windy and crowded, it's difficult to catch a photo with so many people around but se

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Nice place to visit, especially with bad weather, to see waves hitting the chapel. In the summer you can also be there.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank j05ec05ta
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

The views of the chapel and from the chapel are simply amazing! The inside itself its small but beautiful, not what I was expecting based on the outside. The weather was very confusing lol the sun was burning hot but the breeze was freezing cold...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jonaissy
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Small beautiful Christian chapel set in a cliff on the beach of Miramar. At high tide, especially in the Winter, it is often isolated from the land by the sea that surrounds it. Clearly worth a visit, especially at sunrise or sunset. Easily accessible (about...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank jals63
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This intriguing little chapel, hexagonal in shape, is built on a rock almost in the sea. Chapel was built in 1686 and underwent restoration in 1996. The chapel is magic in it's location, but also the pagan history of the place adds to this feeling....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank high_low73
Reviewed 23 June 2018

This is a beautiful chapel right on a beach. The artwork inside is gorgeous and it's very inspiring to be right there on the beach where the surf is crashing all around.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Fabulous church in the water , surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean and able to be visited in the dry sea . Fantastic stones in the sand and very nice to sit down there and relax . At the sunset a very nice picture can be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank 547fabianb
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