Mt. Athos the Holy Mountain

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Situated in Greece, this is an entire peninsula filled with monasteries of monks. A very ancient and holy place. Photos taken from Mt. Athos websites: facebook.com/monastiriaka And also: monastiriaka.gr/

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Another monastery on Mt. I love how they seem to have churches in the courtyards! The Holy Mountain, Christian Church, Medieval Castle, Thessaloniki, Place Of Worship, Adventure Is Out There, National Parks, Paradise, Places

Another monastery on Mt. Athos. I love how they seem to have churches in the courtyards!

Decades after her first visit, Sister Irini returned to Amorgos to live in an old monastery she restored herself. Wonderful Places, Beautiful Places, The Holy Mountain, Five Star Hotel, Nun, View Image, Greece, Restoration, Meet

Meet the tourist who became the only nun on Amorgos, Greece

Decades after her first visit, Sister Irini returned to Amorgos to live in an old monastery she restored herself.

Mt Athos, the choir where the monks gather to pray several times a day.  From Mt Athos Facebook page: www.facebook.com/monastiriaka The Holy Mountain, The Monks, Choir, Occult, Pray, Cathedral, Greece, Religion, Places

Mt Athos, the choir where the monks gather to pray several times a day. From Mt Athos Facebook page: www.facebook.com/monastiriaka