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Pretty Church

Lovely church, situation in a quaint little square. Would recommend a look round. The tapas bar... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
teapotpenguin
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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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Beautiful old church

We were unable to visit inside this church as there was a service going on. The outside of the... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2018
Brenda H
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Hawthorn,Co.Durham
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Plaza Pantaleon Romero 2, 29754 Competa, Spain
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

This church like so many in the white village in the mountains was once a mosque. The mineret is there yet but converted to a church steeple. If you want to see a real minert go to Archez. But the inside of this church and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely church, situation in a quaint little square. Would recommend a look round. The tapas bar nearby is great for lunch after a look round!!!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Stunning church, a must to visit. Vrry besutiful both inside and out set in the middle of the very pretty village of Competa.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

We were unable to visit inside this church as there was a service going on. The outside of the building is beautiful built in 1505 and the inside looked from the door stunning. Will have to wait to visit properly when next in the area.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

The central square with church is nice. There 3 restaurants (although they appear to be one) on the sqaure for food , drink and just people watching as almost all visitors and town folks seems to pass by if you stay a couple of hours.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

This delightful church in the main square is worth a visit. Its dark interiors hide a wealth of features from lovely galleries to stained glass windows. It provides an island of calm reflection in this busy but charming village

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We were touring in Competa and walked up to the main square. This church is the focal point of the town. While we were visiting they had a funeral in the Church. The location made an impressive sight and added a lot to our visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church well worth a visit and quiet time for prayer. Beautiful side alters. Lovely square around the church to sit have a cup of coffee and if like me... people watch.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

Went into this lovely church to light a candle. Not keen on these electric ones but put a €1 coin in and up popped 5 lit candles! The church is small with some lovely artwork and the tiles on the walls outside are stunning.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank gardenofengland
Reviewed 7 November 2017

We drove up into the mountains from Nerja & visited the towns/villages of Competa, Archez & Salares. Competa & its lovely church is definitely worth the drive, very charming, pretty & less busy than the tourist hotspot of Frigiliana.

Date of experience: September 2017
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