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Machairas Monastery (Greek: Μαχαιράς [locally [maʃeˈɾas]]) is a historic monastery dedicated to the Virgin Mary located about 40 km from the capital of Cyprus, Nicosia. It lies at an altitude of about 900 m and was founded at the end of the 12th century close to the current village of Lazanias.
Panagia tou Machairas Reviews
amazingly beautiful authentic and historically beautiful monastery and church in a rustic village also take a look at the surrounding spaces and be amazed by the beauty more »
A lovely relaxing place to visit, well off the beaten track but beautifully kept, it doesn't feel as busy or commercial as some other monastries in Cyprus more »
It's very comforting. High energy
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