"CLIFFTOP MONASTERIES OF METEORA, GREECE" Meteora by shiran_d
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A visit to the Monasteries of Meteora is highly recommended.
Acquaint yourself with Greek Orthodoxy. It will enhance your appreciation of the Churches and Monasteries of Meteora and their valuable displays of Byzantine art. There are volunteers at the Church of the Transfiguration who will explain the rich tradition of Byzantine iconography.
Behined us are the rock cliff, It is a strange but breathtaking landscape that has been sculpted by wind and water over thousands of years.
- In a nutshell:Plan to spend a full day at Meteora. You will delight in the play of light on the rocks and their changing moods.
Later, Athanasius assembled a small community and constructed a few cells and a chapel in a cave on the nearby Platys... more travel advice
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