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Apr 22, 2019
“Lovely church”
Apr 4, 2019
“Worth finding!”
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Plaza de la Colegiata de Sar, 15705, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

Not too grand or gold, just a really lovely church to visit and feel the good within. Very nice, worth a visit

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 4, 2019

This church is attached to a monastery just out of town - but if you've done the Camino, you won't find it too far to walk! It is off the main street, but so quiet you might think you were on another planet. Time has...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

We did not go inside, but the leaning walls outside are quite fascinating. The church grounds are small but quite pleasant to wander. Our hotel host recommended this as a short walk from our hotel, and he gave us some of its history.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank TJandTR
Reviewed October 1, 2017

It was built in the 12th century on the outskirts of the city. Even under the arcades, it's wonderful to walk around, but the cozy garden and the interior of the church are literally heavenly. The interior lighting comes from the side openings and the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

The crowds in Santiago can be a bit overwhelming in July. I was looking for something more peaceful to do and walked down to this lovely jewel of architecture. It is well worth the visit, and mass is offered in the church if you would...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 3, 2017

Free car park, away from the old town hustle and bustle. The first striking thing about this is the leaning wall being supported by the newer buttress. There's a peaceful garden at the back with a play area for children.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 21, 2017

A lovely church - a group of us went & thoroughly enjoy it. Very interesting, the architecture was superb.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed December 29, 2016

we drove about an hour and a half from vigo to visit it was very beautiful.Lots of tourists but did seem overcrowded plenty of great restaurants around as well definitely a must see if you are in Vigo

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Tim C
Reviewed October 20, 2016

There is a very holy presence in this church and it is worth the time to seek it out. The rounded arches and clear glass windows allow you to transcend.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 6, 2016

Interesting 12th century church situated outside the city center en-route (if walking) to the hilltop Cidade da Cultura de Galicia. Its most notable feature are its massive 18th century buttresses that are literally holding up this church.

Date of experience: June 2016
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