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Chiesa di San Giovanni Evangelista

Address: Via Mormino Penna, Scicli, Sicily, Italy
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Ranked #2 of 20 Attractions in Scicli
Type: Churches/ Cathedrals, Cultural
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Type: Churches/ Cathedrals, Cultural

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

the architecture, the ambience, the people, the swifts,jacaranda trees, going to the sea at Sampiere. Punta Secca and Montalbano

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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97 reviews 97 reviews
27 attraction reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We had lunch in the square and faced this building and Montalbano's office which is nextdoor. Both beautiful buildings from outside. So on finishing lunch we had to go inside. We are so glad we did , it is such an unexpected delight, extremely calm and stunning. People in quiet prayer .A little gem.

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
13 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

This church in the heart of Scicli was for me the highlight of those we had seen in Ragusa province. The inside is so delicately decorated in shades of blue and white it soothes the eyes from the heat outside. Very serene inside, always seemed to have people in quiet prayer and contemplation. Definitely worth a visit and better preserved... More 

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Mellieha, Malta
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26 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2012

I have visited the Noto valley and its churches far and wide, and no church managed the impress me as this. The sheer aura of grandeur the visitor feels upon entering has to be experienced. This is hands down the lovliest, richest and best-preserved church (interior wise) in the entire Noto valley. Unmissable!

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