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Beautiful Church

This is a really lovely church dedicated to the Patron Saint of Bordighera with a rich history... read more

Reviewed March 2, 2018
Beverley73
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London
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Nice small church

Nice small church located in the coast of Bordighera. Nice views of the Costa Azurra. I love to... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2016
Maria_del_Mar_I
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Barcelona, Spain
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2 Mar 2018
“Beautiful Church”
26 Sep 2018
“Charming small church on the very eastern most tip of the Lungomare.”
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

We did not go inside as the church was closed but from the confetti it must be a popular wedding chapel.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 22, 2018

small but attractive. Theres not much to look at. I really can't think of anything else to say ......

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

This is a really lovely church dedicated to the Patron Saint of Bordighera with a rich history. Beautifully restored. The setting is gorgeous- high above the sea with fabulous views over the marina and out to sea - but easily accessible. In the 3 weeks...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

Nice small church located in the coast of Bordighera. Nice views of the Costa Azurra. I love to walk by when I'm in Bordighera.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Maria_del_Mar_I
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We were luck in visiting this Benedictine Church on the 14th. May, the Holy Day when Saint Ampelio's statue is carried on the fisherman's shoulders during the possession of the Saint's day. The church, although plain, is situated at the cliffs edge and has in...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Cheltonian-65
Reviewed February 16, 2016

Small chapel on the seaside, almost on the rocks,where you can say a prayer,being far away from the crowd. You will hear only the waves breaking on the rocks and your heart beating. It is a special place where you feel at ease,between sky and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Paola P
Reviewed October 27, 2015

Apart from being on the cliffs of Bordighera, with a sometimes wild sea aroud, nothing special in the inside. Historically once part ob the Principality of Seborga

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed October 3, 2015

This is perhaps the most intimate church I have ever entered and it felt spiritual in the quiet with the crashing sea just outside! When one considers that it was begun by Romans in the 4th century, one understands the paucity of windows and the...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank Judybookdoc
Reviewed September 22, 2015

This ancient church, dating back to the 4th century, medieval foundations visible through glass floor panels, Romanesque architecture extant in the restored walls, is a tiny chapel right on the rocks by the sea. One can only imagine the history that has happened to this...More

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank veronica59
Reviewed September 12, 2015

Beautiful little chapel tucked away at the head of the promontory, a place of relaxation and reflection as well as to admire the views. Note the chapel opening times are restricted. Don't forget to read about the life of Saint Ampelio.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank impavidus
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