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Round the corner to the right from the Basilica

This cave Church is just at the back of the big dominant Basilica on the main sq to the right. It's... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2019
B1714D
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Belgrade, Serbia
Ancient cave

The cave was used since aboriginal times since about 6th century BC. It was used by the Guanches as... read more

Reviewed March 11, 2018
JanaZC
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Aug 8, 2019
“Round the corner to the right from the Basilica”
Jun 13, 2019
“Small church backed into the cliff”
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Reviewed August 8, 2019

This cave Church is just at the back of the big dominant Basilica on the main sq to the right. It's in fact the older one, carved in rock and later covered in rather simple island style house with Arabic style wooden ceiling. The interior...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Basic church hewn into the rock just along from the basilica with adjacent cave. Apparently before the spanish, 2 shepherd gaunches found an image of the Virgin were hurt trying to hurt it and ended up worshipping.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed March 11, 2018

The cave was used since aboriginal times since about 6th century BC. It was used by the Guanches as a place for the milking the cattle. The cave is at the back of the Candelaria Basilica, it is hidden by a small building. It is...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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