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Unusual Mosque

I was lucky enough to enter this mosque due to the fact there was a school trip and one of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
backpacker31
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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It was a church ,mosque....and now it makes you think!

This place shows ,the importance of religion in ones life?! As soon as people conquer a place they... read more

Reviewed June 30, 2018
ruhetg
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Stellenbosch
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4 days ago
“Unusual Mosque ”
30 Jun 2018
“It was a church ,mosque....and now it makes you think!”
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to enter this mosque due to the fact there was a school trip and one of the teachers kept the door open for me to take a quick look inside. The exterior of the mosque is nothing special, but the rustic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed June 30, 2018

This place shows ,the importance of religion in ones life?! As soon as people conquer a place they convert religious institutions to show their power. If we all have the same God why bother to convert?

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 6, 2018

If you are lucky enough and find mrs. Anna in the nearby office, you will have access to the mosque. Well preserved with a glass floor that allows you to see the ruins of the older Christian church, right below. The mosque has great acoustics...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

It is on the way to the castle and it is impressive. Unfortunately it was closed because of public holidays

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed October 3, 2016

On your way up to the Castle you're about to pass this Old Mosque dating back to the times of Turkish occupation. It's vividly painted in red brick color, and once it was the main Mosque of Kavala. You can even see the remains of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed April 27, 2016

One more testament (as if one was needed) of the respect of the people of Kavala to the multicultural past of the city. Beautifully restored to project the full story, from ancient to modern times.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed April 17, 2016

It is ok to visit once you are in Panagia area, well preserved. However, it is all empty, so it would be good to combine the visit with a visit to the Castle, or Imaret.

Date of experience: January 2016
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