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Agia Moni Monastery

On 27 September 2008 By

The Monastery of the Priests – Agia Moni – is located in Paphos Region between the village of Statos and the Monastery of Chrysorrogiatissa.  It is built in a beautiful situation, far from the bustle of everyday life.

Agia Moni is considered as one of the most ancient monasteries of Cyprus.  It has been rebuilt [...]

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Agios Neofytos Monastery, Tala

On 13 September 2008 By

Saint Neophytos monastery is situated about 10 km north of Paphos near Tala village.

The monastery is built in what used to be a secluded location at the head of a picturesque valley.

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Visiting Cyprus Monasteries

On 11 September 2008 By

If you want to visit the monasteries in Cyprus, bear in mind that the Greek Orthodox Religion is very proper.  What does that mean for visitors?

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Panayia Tou Sindi Monastery

On 25 August 2008 By

Completely off the beaten track is the fascinating and deserted Panayia tou Sindi orthodox monastery.

Situated in the valley of the River Potamos, it can only be reached along unmade tracks. A challenge to find, but well worth the effort. Probably best approached from the village of Pentalia on the E606 road from Acheleia to [...]

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