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Byzantine architecture and pristine nature

I visited the area with friends and we all enjoyed the beautiful nature and breathtaking views... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
adrianTirana
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Tirana, Albania
An ancient, evocative church at road's end

We took a taxi (organised at Hotel Gjirokastra) to St Mary's Church (formally, the Church of the... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
nisha09
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London, United Kingdom
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4 Jan 2018
“Byzantine architecture and pristine nature”
23 Oct 2017
“An ancient, evocative church at road's end”
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Libohove, Albania
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I visited the area with friends and we all enjoyed the beautiful nature and breathtaking views along the drive to Labova village in the Gjirokastra District. The Church of the Dormition itself was the gem hidden in this almost abandoned village. Beautiful Byzantine architecture from...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We took a taxi (organised at Hotel Gjirokastra) to St Mary's Church (formally, the Church of the Dormition of the Theotokos) at Labove e Kryqit and to the archaeological site at Antigonea - ostensibly near each other but on different foothills of the same mountain...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

20 minutes drive (SUV) from Libohova, this church is located at the heart of Labova. One of the earliest 40 chruches ever built in the begining of the first millenia apparently during the early period of the speead of christiansim. Lots of history relating to...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2014

The road here seems long and never ending. This little church at the end of it is a real jewel, and every inch of the road is worth it. Quiet, apparently very close to the edge of the known world, this place is somewhere o...More

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