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Monastery of the Blessed Virgin Mary

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I love exploring and even though there's not much to see of the actual monastery now apart from a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lina J
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Newry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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An uninhabited ruin - only worth going to for a good, strenuous walk & the views

I'm not sure where Bradbury920 went to on 09/12/2017, but it wasn't here!! - "Very beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
wantage71
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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“kavos centre” (2 reviews)
“secret beach” (5 reviews)
“long walk” (2 reviews)
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Kavos, Greece
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love exploring and even though there's not much to see of the actual monastery now apart from a few archways walls and gateway; it's still a pretty cool feeling to know that some time 800 years ago this was a building standing tall and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not sure where Bradbury920 went to on 09/12/2017, but it wasn't here!! - "Very beautiful monastery, if you arrive in shorts above the knee ladies they will provide a skirt for you to wear" This is on a trail out of Kavos that is...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am ashamed to say I set off here but turned back because of the heat and never got there - However I must say its a place to visit if you have your own transport really - the hill is quite steep and the...More

Thank Peter e
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Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Just back from Corfu and we took a trip to this beautiful place. The view was stunning and the secret beach was worth a visit too.

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Reviewed December 9, 2017

Very beautiful monastery, if you arrive in shorts above the knee ladies they will provide a skirt for you to wear.

Thank bradbury920
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Reviewed November 26, 2017

I walked to the top through a very rugged path it takes a good hour, you can take a off road buggy motorbike, once your at the top stunning views and a feel of calm relaxation. worth seeing take a bottle of water if walking.

Thank morvee2
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Reviewed October 23, 2017

steady hill walk to visit, lovely views from top. no facilities up there. nice diversion on walk to secret beach. shame about the almost flytipping enroute to ruins.

Thank nokidsintow2014
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Reviewed October 5, 2017

A 50 minute walk from the main strip in Kavos. Nice scenery along the way and the view from the top is spectacular , although be careful of the cliff edges. Worth a stroll up on a cool evening.Suitable for most people to walk although...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

A long walk from Kavos, climbing steadily all the way up. great views across the Ionian Sea but little else. If you don't mind meeting feral cats along the way, go enjoy yourselves

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Reviewed September 20, 2017

Bit of a trek but a stunning view once you get to the top and ruins are set in greenery and look lovely.

Thank lou11ise
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