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Iglesia mozarabe de Penalba de Santiago

Plaza Iglesia, 24415 Penalba de Santiago, Spain
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Over 1000 years old, beautiful

Pelaba has been completely restored over the past decade and it truly is one of the most beautiful... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
Lonestarbc
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Cape Kidnappers, New Zealand
A Jewel atop the Mountain

The thousand-year-old chapel of Penalba de Santiago is sacred to the people of the Bierzo region... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2014
Rebrites
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Spain
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25 Jul 2016
“Over 1000 years old, beautiful”
12 Jul 2014
“A Jewel atop the Mountain”
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Plaza Iglesia, 24415 Penalba de Santiago, Spain
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Pelaba has been completely restored over the past decade and it truly is one of the most beautiful villages in Spain. It's well of the beaten track and the road, although in great shape, is not for the faint hearted but it's well worth the...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2014

The thousand-year-old chapel of Penalba de Santiago is sacred to the people of the Bierzo region. Perched at the very top of the remote Valley of Silence, its Mozarabic arches, darksome interior, and faded frescos echo generations of monks and hermits... and now Spanish tourists...More

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