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“castle” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Larnaka Medieval Castle

Larnaka Medieval Castle
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Milan, Italy
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3 reviews
“castle”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

worth visiting, easy to find it,very nice scenery,close to the beach, amazing architecture. easy to park

Visited November 2012
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London
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“Small but interesting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

We drove aound this building so many times and were glad when we finally decided to pay a visit. It's only small but it has worth a visit. Our son really enjoyed sitting on the cannon and the little museum gives some good information on the history of the fort.

Visited October 2012
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London
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8 reviews
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“A little jewel”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

If you are close by, this is very much worth a visit just for the relics and the areas around the castle.

Visited October 2012
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kentish lass
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3 reviews
“Worth a look”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Interesting, inside the tombs and gallows a bit eerie. Lots of artefacts, Ottoman room and previous history displayed. Worth a visit

Visited October 2012
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Larnaca, Cyprus
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“Small but interesting”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012

Located in the Medieval Castle. It houses antiquities from Early Christian, Byzantine and Post-Byzantine monuments of Cyprus and photographs of Byzantine Wall-paintings dated from 11th-16th centuries A.D. In another room one can find representative examples of medieval glazed pottery (Sgraffito ware) (12th –18th centuries), metal cooking utensils and guns (18th-19th centuries) as well as helmets and swords (15th-16th centuries). The objects’ exhibition is enriched with photographs of defensive structures (11th-17th centuries) and Gothic and Renaissance architecture styles of Cyprus (13th-16th centuries). The easternmost part of the last room has been transformed, with the appropriate furnishing, into an Ottoman ontas of the 18th-19th centuries

Visited October 2012
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