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Piece of Heaven

As soon as we walked thru the door, peace swept over us. The courtyard is magical with vibrant... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Jedi S
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Munich, Germany
Hidden history

Out Air B nB host suggested we visit and we weren't disappointed. It was a charming monastery a... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Patti F
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Sydney, Australia
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17 Oct 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

As soon as we walked thru the door, peace swept over us. The courtyard is magical with vibrant flowers and towering palms. You can feel an air of love as you explore the outside of the church. The most impressive thing for us was the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Out Air B nB host suggested we visit and we weren't disappointed. It was a charming monastery a picturesque setting.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Patti F
Reviewed 21 November 2015

A delight to visit this peaceful monastery/nunnery. The church is packed with icons and atmosphere; and surrounded by the small rooms occupied by nuns. The sacred Myrtle tree is hung with prayerful symbols. Beyond the walls a landscape of gorges and olive trees, small farms...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 6 June 2015

Thought to be the oldest monastery in Crete in a location surrounded by beautiful scenery we felt that this monastery had a very special atmosphere with a real sense of community. There is a real sense of peace and tranquility that is hard to put...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank goanjock
Reviewed 14 July 2014

getting here was a bit of drive... not in length but in windy roads...AND Totally worth it!! i have read about this monastery and the Miracle tree for 3 years and really wanted to see this... it was worth every bit of time finding it...Plus...More

Date of experience: June 2014
4  Thank goddessrocks
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