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Basilica de Nuestra Senora de las Angustias

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Address: Carrera del Genil, s/n, 18000 Granada, Spain
Phone Number: +34 958 226 393
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Definitely has the wow factor!

The Cathedral opened (unusually for Spain!) on time at 4pm on a Sunday afternoon. We had waited in the heat of an August afternoon and it was well worth it. The combination of... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

The Cathedral opened (unusually for Spain!) on time at 4pm on a Sunday afternoon. We had waited in the heat of an August afternoon and it was well worth it. The combination of white and gold decoration is beautiful but not overpowering. The cathedral is quite unusual in layout and styles, having had a couple of architects during the building.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

What an enormous, ornate cathedral! I have never experienced anything quite like it! Following the dubious lead of other visitors, I admit to flouting the "no photos inside" rule. No flash and phone on silent mode though - this is a working place of worship and there were people paying their private respects and offering their private devotions. Respect is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

One of the most "over the top" baroque churches I have ever seen. This church is magnificent. I was going to say simply magnificent, but there is nothing simple about it. A definite must visit

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

There are no word for this. If you have faith, as my partner does, it will move you to tears... If you don't,like myself, the opulence will render you speechless

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Half Moon Bay, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This basilica is easy to miss. On a night stroll along with the locals on Carrera de la Virgen we happened to come upon this church during services. Spanish baroque stye churches never cease to amaze me with their over-the-top ornamentation and design. Go if you can.

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Rogers, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

This is a church that is easy to miss as it doesn't look very grand from the outside - but the inside is gorgeous!!! We are very glad that we saw this!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

The architecture is of baroque style. It is a small church located in Albaycin. It is worth seeing it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I had the best time in here. The buildings are so wonderful to visit here. The exterior is nice but the interior is stunning.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

As we strolled along the pedestrian path, we passed this church several times. As we walked past one evening, we noticed it was open. Although unassuming from the outside, it was a WOW inside! Very ornate and beautiful church.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The Basilica is an excellent example of Baroque architecture but demands a high price for entry. We glanced and passed.

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