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Address: Sat Ion Corvin, Constanta 907151, Romania
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an oasis for mind and body

St. Andrew is the one who brought Christianity to this land. I had the opportunity to visit the cave where he lived on a scorching day of July. Upon entering the cave, the silence... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

St. Andrew is the one who brought Christianity to this land. I had the opportunity to visit the cave where he lived on a scorching day of July. Upon entering the cave, the silence and low temperature inside felt like a balm. I took my time to look at the icons on the walls, to caress the rocks that have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

The monastery itself isn't extremely spectacular apart from the fact that it's located in a cave. It is said that the remains of St. Andrew himself are inside and that they have healing powers for whoever prays there. I'm not that big of a believer, but what I do believe in is the beauty of the nature surrounding this attraction.... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

My review has nothing to do with faith and religious beliefs; these are private to each one of us. It is my opinion about the Saint Andrew's complex: the two churches and the Cave Monastery. The cave is taking you back in time and although illuminated and decorated, you can imagine how it used to be for somebody to live... More 

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Constanta, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

a very nice enviromment, o nice forest and the cave where lived st Andrew, first apostle of Christ. inside is so peace and so many faith. near the cave, about 30 km , is one of the most nice monastery from Dobrogea: Dervent Monastery, where are 3 crosses of 3 Early Christian martyrs and an icon of Virgin Mary, who... More 

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Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

a must visit if you wish a bit of peace and religious trip..quiet and amazing area,the cave is filled with unique items and dont forget to write a wish on a paper and leave it there.

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

The Saint Andrew's Cave is a place where the Apostle lived in Dobruja. There is a church inside the cave and a bigger one outside (where are exposed some Saint's holy relics). The place is very spiritual and isolated and the road to get there is pitoresque. To get there you should enter Ion Corvin village and then you can... More 

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