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My Favourite Place on Earth

During many years, me and my friends spent so much time doing activities run by the youth centre... read more

Reviewed April 1, 2016
schazaa
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France
The Church

Ok - so the church looks like any old church - but the special feel to it is the sounds and the... read more

Reviewed November 22, 2011
Angela T
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Cairo
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“Mostly reknown for alleged belt of Mary”
Apr 1, 2016
“My Favourite Place on Earth”
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It is a nice church, but it's mostly reknown for a discovery of something that was declared to be the belt of Mary, mother of Jesus. It is a dubious claim in my opinion. But I wanted to see it. I had bad luck though,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 1, 2016

During many years, me and my friends spent so much time doing activities run by the youth centre related to Um Al-Zennar Syriac Orthodox Church. Where Aramaic is still used. I was a choir girl in one of most successful choirs in Syria. Mainly because...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank schazaa
Reviewed November 22, 2011

Ok - so the church looks like any old church - but the special feel to it is the sounds and the feeling you get inside your womb when you step in. If you focus rel well - you can hear a soft and very...More

Date of experience: June 2011
3  Thank Angela T
Reviewed September 21, 2011

Three things about this place: 1- Includes the belt of virgin Mary which is mind blowing to see ! 2- Architecture is great, it combines fanciness to rise up to the value of this place, with the simplicity of the city and the authentic beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2010
6  Thank Malaz_syr
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