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Address: Fortsetzung der Rua Banana, Cidade Velha, Santiago, Cape Verde
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Lovely 17th century church of the Franciscan order, now a UNESCO site, and in very good state of preservation. Nice walk

The construction of this church started in the 17th century and it has served as housing for the Franciscan order and a training center for priests. It was damaged in the 18th... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
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Yerevan, Armenia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 NEW

The construction of this church started in the 17th century and it has served as housing for the Franciscan order and a training center for priests. It was damaged in the 18th century by fire. It has been recently refurbished and renovated with help by UNESCO. An excellent multi-language information panel stands in front of the church reciting this history... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

the convent itself is small and not so impressive, but the surroundings are beautiful. Also make sure on the way to it or back from it you take a Banana road with the small houses on both sides of the streets and lots of trees making nice shadow.

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