Fodor's Expert Review Église Orthodoxe Russe

Biarritz Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Eugénie and her Carlist compatriots weren’t the only exiled royals to arrive in Biarritz. White Russians found refuge, too, turning the city into their Yalta-by-the-Atlantic. Witness the Église Orthodoxe Russe, a Byzantine-style church they built adjacent to the Grand Plage in the early 1890s.

Religious Building/Site/Shrine

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8 rue de l'Impératrice
Biarritz, Nouvelle-Aquitaine  64200, France


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