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Taxiarchis Church

Near Stergiou Apostolou Road, Mytilene, Greece
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Amazing Spiritual Experience

I was taken to this Church by my Greek neighbours early on a Monday morning in July as a service is... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Y F
,
Folkestone, United Kingdom
A great place to visit!

A holy place with history and very important for orthodox religion!It is the most beautiful place... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Dimitra S
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Greece
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Near Stergiou Apostolou Road, Mytilene, Greece
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

I was taken to this Church by my Greek neighbours early on a Monday morning in July as a service is held every Monday as well as Sundays. The icon of the Archangel Michael by the entrance was stunning and pilgrims were kissing the glass...More

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

A holy place with history and very important for orthodox religion!It is the most beautiful place to visit in Lesvos!

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Reviewed 24 August 2016

very interesting, colorful church. Amazing views over the town and out to sea all the way to turkey.

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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Trippers Far north of mytilini is this great church Archangel Michael (taxiarhis) After service u can enjoy a Greek coffee and buy loukoumades (Greek honey puffs) they are absolutely delicious. 👌👍😋

Thank Stavvykay
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

One can spend nearly one hour here enjoying beautiful carvings and pictures. No doubt the visit may last longer and be more inspirational for faithful Christians. Temples for many religions have common sections and this resemblance between Christianity and Islam, two religions in the history...More

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Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Taxiarchis Church is a gem on the northern part of the island with its very nice and exciting inner decorations.İf you are in and around Mantamados area,then you must stop at this nice church and visit it.There is also a cafe inside the garden where...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2015

Swords, paintings, and an amazing story about how the mud-blood painted picture was first made... Must visit!

Thank Maria A
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Reviewed 26 January 2015 via mobile

If you don't know the history learn it. If you are in the least spiritual this is a musť see. If you are lucky there will also be a church service. Make sure you also take the Holy Water

Thank Ellinas25
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Reviewed 19 January 2015

this monastery on the mountain, between olive trees is one of the miracles of the chritian history... even if you are not christian,you have to see this, you have to feel this sense of the Real trut

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Reviewed 4 January 2015

Heading to the north from the city centre,you will find this famous and nice church in the area of Mantamados.Very well protected and maintained with nice cafeteria,as well.Strongly recommended to stop by and have some good time here as the ambiance is very exciting and...More

1  Thank junior1907
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