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Gelati Monastery

Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Georgia
The Gelati Monastery, whose main buildings were erected between the 12th and 17th centuries, is a well-preserved complex, with wonderful mosaics and wall paintings. The cathedral and monastery represent the flowering of medieval architecture in Georgia. [More Details]
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