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Address: Paphos, Cyprus

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A hidden gem

Try to access it from the slope off the Agion Anargiron Avenue before you get to the large modern church. On top of the small hill you will find a great pebble mosaic, the largest... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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North of London
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Try to access it from the slope off the Agion Anargiron Avenue before you get to the large modern church. On top of the small hill you will find a great pebble mosaic, the largest ever found on the island.

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Lossiemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

not for the fainthearted. very dark and the steps are steep but worth going. an easy walk from paphos harbour

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

seemed to be a placed where drunks used the toilet when we went - free entry easy to find on the main road from the harbour - perhaps if they did charge it would be better looked after - even the donation box looked as if it had been broken into !!

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Chania Town, Greece
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the most diappointing part of the archeological park. Only posive thing is that it was rather cool and shady, worth a maximum of 5 minutes of your time. Save your strength for the mosaics in the archeological park!

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Oude-Tonge, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice area and interesting to see. This site is free of charge which is pretty unusual for cyprus. You even have a mozaik there.

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Limassol, Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you have some time to spare and its a nice sunny day, yes this is worth adding to your schedule while in Paphos.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

You will know you have reached the Catacombs when you see the Handkerchief Tree. If you hang one on the tree it is supposed to bring you good luck for the year, or so I understand. It is free to visit the Catacombs and you have to take care going down the steps. It isn’t very large so doesn’t take... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

Wow what a great place to explore and it is all Free. Quiet a large area and full of history if you love that sort of thing. Deffinately worth a visit.

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Israel
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

St. Solomon’s Catacombs A Pleasant Myth This was an interesting visit but the historical significance of this site is questionable. Make sure that you also climb on top of the catacombs which has some interesting remains. The site is very poorly marked with almost no explanation. Needs some further development.

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Please mind your head when going down the stairs! Don't think I'm the first person to walk away with a bashed head. Also, a torch would be handy. I love exploring / ruins, but there was not much to see here. There are more catacombs directly across the road mostly surrounded by a metal fence, combine the two to make... More 

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