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Peaceful and beautiful church

What a lovely church and work on renovation extensive. Has an aura about the edifice, one felt calm... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
Elizabeth S
Nice church

Worth a brief visit if you're close by. Recently renovated, clean, nice drawings, cool on a hot day... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
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16 Apr 2018
“Peaceful and beautiful church”
7 Oct 2017
“Nice church”
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Bonifacio, Corsica, France
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

What a lovely church and work on renovation extensive. Has an aura about the edifice, one felt calm and at peace with oneself.

Thank Elizabeth S
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Worth a brief visit if you're close by. Recently renovated, clean, nice drawings, cool on a hot day and welcoming.

Thank MiamiKeyWest
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

For such a small place, Bonifacio has its fair share of churches. This is a beautiful example with water catching supports on the exterior.

Thank SteveS1970
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

if you are looking for a quiet place to slow down visit " Elise Sainte-Marie Majeure " , sort in a pew and admire the beautiful Altar and let your mind wonder....

Thank Erfurt
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Reviewed 24 June 2017

We stumbled across this church during a day's visit to Bonifacio and it provided a cool haven on a blisteringly hot day. The interior has recently been restored to its full glory and is stunning. Do visit.

Thank Middletonmagic
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

This church has been recently restored and is very beautiful inside. Right in the centre of the bustling high town but you could be a million miles away in the cool and peaceful tranquility of the interior

Thank Bradley M
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is certainly one of the more inspiring churches in Corsica. The facade with the beautiful Rosetta window is very nice, However the alter is very unique one that I've not seen in other churches. The soft church music that was played gave a very...More

Thank Amnon F
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

When in Bonifaccio, do not skip this church! The altar area is made of marble in the lightest, prettiest colors! Wonderful!

Thank Monika P
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Reviewed 6 October 2016

Main church of the haute ville and right in the middle. A pleasant loggia on the west front and the tower is a good landmark. Unexceptional interior but worth a look. Nice altarpiece.

Thank daisyfield1
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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice; recently restored and beautiful. I liked it better than recent cathedrals. Beautiful alter and alter area. Quiet - recommend you go.

Thank Bobby44881
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