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'Agia Theodora, Vasta, Arcadia, has 17 enormous holly and maple trees growing on its roof. Most of them are taller than 30 meters. Saint Chapelle, Greek Beauty, Stone Houses, Kirchen, Greece Travel, Athens, The Good Place, Cool Photos, Beautiful Places
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'Agia Theodora, Vasta, ...has 17 enormous holly and maple trees growing on its roof. Most of them are taller than 30 meters. Agia Theodora, who died in this site saying "let my body become a church, my blood become water, my hair become the forest". Agia Theodora, one of the most important saint of the Greek Othodox Church was burried here and it's now a very important site for pilgrims...' (Excerpt by the photographer Abocc on TrekEarth)

Mystras Fortress- Located Near Ancient Sparta Greece.we were there before it was designated as a UNESCO world heritage site. Ancient Sparta, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Greece, Sparta Greece, Greek Castle, Castles To Visit, Greek History, Ancient History, Places In Greece
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17 trees growing on the roof of a church! * St: Theodora Church - Village "Bata" in Arcadia - Greece Arcadia Greece, Saint Chapelle, Church Icon, Houses Of The Holy, Greek Culture, Old Churches, Kirchen, Our Lady, Catholic
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What Scientists Have Said About the Miraculous Chapel of St. Theodora in Vasta

By John Sanidopoulos What we know of the life of St. Theodora of Vasta comes entirely from local tradition, but her little chapel in southern Greece is known throughout the world and visited by thousands every year. The Chapel of St. Theodora dates approximately to the 12th century and it is entirely made of stone. What is extraordinary about this church however is that there currently grow 17 enormous trees on the roof of this small structure. Most of them are over 30m high, and some of…

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Joanna Lumley’s Greek Odyssey

Kardamyli is a town by the sea in the region of Mani.Homer cites Kardamyli as one of the 7 cities offered by Agamemnon to Achilles as a condition to rejoin the fight during the Trojan War.It preserves its ancient name.The area is filled with beaches.The older town includes a mediaeval castle and outworks, and the imposing church of Saint Spyridon. The skyline of Kardamyli is dominated by the distinctive regional architectural of the various towers built by the mediaeval aristocracy of Mani

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CLASSICAL PERIOD OF GREECE; Temple of Apollo at Bassae, Greece, 429- 400 BC # The oldest known example of Corinthian order is found in the temple of Apollo at Bassae. The temple was built probably by Ictinus around 425 BC. According to Pausanias (a Greek geographer of the 2nd century AD), the is temple one of the finest in the Peloponnese. #

Hier sieht man die Kirche vor lauter Bäumen nicht: die Kapelle Agia Theodora bei Vasta Greek Culture, Kirchen, The Good Place, Greece, Amazing Places, Plants, Quotes, Pilgrims, Botany
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Peloponnes: Das Wunder von Vasta lockt Pilger in die Kirche - WELT

Auf der griechischen Halbinsel Peloponnes sind mehrere Steineichen auf dem Dach einer Kirche gewachsen. Die Regeln von Botanik und Statik scheinen außer Kraft gesetzt. Besucher staunen – und beten.

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Los monasterios más impresionantes de España, con mucho arte

Los monasterios más impresionantes de España

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Klassisk tid: Apollo Epicurius-tempel, Bassai, Grækenland, ca. 430 f. Ancient Greek Architecture, Classical Architecture, Places To Travel, Places To Go, Ancient Greek Theatre, Parthenon, Thessaloniki, Ancient Greece, Crete
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The Parthenon of the Peloponnese - Greece Is

The Parthenon of the Peloponnese - Greece Is

The Church of Agia Theodora in Vastas, Greece

Agia Theodora

The Church of Agia Theodora in Vastas, Greece

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Kardamyli, Greece

Moni Lykaki in the Viros Gorge near Kardamili in the Peloponnese, Greece on Mallory on Travel adventure, adventure travel, photography Iain Known Unknowns, Places In Greece, Hiking Guide, Sandy Beaches, Planet Earth, Adventure Travel, The Good Place, Travel Photography, Europe

Hiking guide; Kardamili, in the Peloponnese Greece

Hiking guide for Viros Gorge, near Kardamili in the Peloponnese Greece on Mallory on Travel, visiting Profitis Ilias. monasteries of Lykaki & Sotiros

Templo de Apolo en Bassae ca. 1950 (University of Wisconsin–Madison Photo Archive) Image Archive, Photo Archive, Temple Design, Greek History, University Of Wisconsin, Ancient Ruins, Travel Articles, Grand Tour, Historical Photos
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Templo de Apolo en Bassae ca. 1950 (University of Wisconsin–Madison Photo Archive)

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Dashing hero - champion sponger: PATRICK LEIGH FERMOR: AN ADVENTURE BY ARTEMIS COOPER

When he died last year at the age of 96, Sir Patrick Leigh Fermor, DSO, OBE, inspired long and admiring obituaries, writes PETER LEWIS

Giorgios Doundoulakis who was Head of the Intelligence network in Herakleion and ‘Michali’ (Patrick Leigh Fermor) in Anogeia (Ανώγεια), Photo & Caption featured in The Cretan Runner: His Story Of The German Occupation by George Psychoundakis.

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Giorgios Doundoulakis who was Head of the Intelligence network in Herakleion and ‘Michali’ (Patrick Leigh Fermor) in Anogeia (Ανώγεια), 1943. Photo & Caption featured in The Cretan Runner: His Story Of The German Occupation by George Psychoundakis.