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It isn't easy understanding some forms of artistic license/expression

By all standards, this is a relatively simple house of worship, as typically oratories tend to be... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2016
preglad
,
New York
Nice, But Nothing Special

A nice church to visit with a simple interior and facade. A long steep walk to get up the hill... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
dhen
,
Los Gatos
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14 Apr 2016
“It isn't easy understanding some forms of artistic license/expression”
25 Oct 2015
“Nice, But Nothing Special”
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Via Roma, Portofino, Italy

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Reviewed 14 April 2016

By all standards, this is a relatively simple house of worship, as typically oratories tend to be. The spotlight exception inside are the crucifixes emblazoned with bejeweled fanfare, not unlike a small parliament of unfurled peacocks. (Ed. note: I always itched to playfully employ the...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2015

A nice church to visit with a simple interior and facade. A long steep walk to get up the hill where the church is located and not easy unless you are in decent shape. Saw lots of older adults struggling to make their way up...More

Thank dhen
Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

If you want to take a step back in time and just be mesmerized by architecture, the church, the meaning behind it, the location, this is the location. A short visit at the oratorio can even inspire anyone. I would highly recommend a visit to...More

Thank Johanna C
Reviewed 17 January 2015

Just a few minutes walk from the Marina, we came across this tiny place that we thought, from the outside, may have been an art shop.. The three ceremonial crucifixes inside the chapel are so interesting and beautiful.

Thank Julie L
Reviewed 4 January 2013

Situated just off the main route into Portofino from the bus stop, this little chapel looks quite ordinary from the outside. However, the interior has many things to offer. Chief amongst these are three ceremonial crucifixes, one black, one white and one gold. Each weighs...More

1  Thank Mike J
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