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Byzantine wall paintings around the marble altar in Agios Antonios (Saint Anthony) church at Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece.

Byzantine wall paintings around the marble altar in Agios Antonios (Saint Anthony) church at Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece.

Original Byzantine wall and ceiling painting in Agios Antonios (Saint Anthony) church at Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

Byzantine Celiing And Wall Paintings - Kesariani Monastery Stock Photo - Image: 71535914

Byzantine icon on dome of Agios Antonios (Saint Anthony) church in Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece.

Byzantine icon on dome of Agios Antonios (Saint Anthony) church in Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece.

Original Byzantine millstone and grain store at Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

Original Byzantine millstone and grain store at Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

Marble ram's head scuplture on mountain spring on the outer wall of Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was also known as the Ram's Head Monastery. It was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

Marble ram's head scuplture on mountain spring on the outer wall of Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was also known as the Ram's Head Monastery. It was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

View of the stoa on the site of the Roman Agora under restoration in Plaka, Athens. Greece, 2015

View of the stoa on the site of the Roman Agora under restoration in Plaka, Athens.

View of statue of Theseus, Greek hero and king of Athens, with unidentified homeless person sleeping rough on a park bench in the background. Athens, Greece. Homelessness is a growing symptom of the economic recession.

View of statue of Theseus, Greek hero and king of Athens, with unidentified homeless person sleeping rough on a park bench in the background. Homelessness is a growing symptom of the economic recession.

Anthropomorphic graves of unknown origin, carved in stone at the summit of Angelocastro (Castle of the Angel), archaeological site of Byzantine castle on a hilltop overlooking Ionian Sea, Corfu, Greece. A Byzantine chapel faces the graves.

Anthropomorphic graves of unknown origin, carved in stone at the summit of Angelocastro (Castle of the Angel), archaeological site of Byzantine castle on a hilltop overlooking Ionian Sea, Corfu, Greece. A Byzantine chapel faces the graves.

View of Attica from Mount Parnitha. Taken in Parnitha National Park, looking over Chounis Gorge towards the northern suburbs of Athens from behind Mount Parnes Casino, near Athens, Greece. In the foreground, the area is under reforestation following the damage caused by a devastating forest fire in 2007. In the distance is Mt Pendeli.

Mount Parnitha National Park - Chounis Gorge - View of northern Athens, Greece - Mount Parnes. Photo about barren, rural, ecosystem, attica - 54814967

Church of Panagia Kapnikareas details, Athens, Greece (by smenzel via Flickr)

*GREECE~Church of Panagia Kapnikareas details, Athens,

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Old Byzantine chapelNaxos island, Greece.

Old Byzantine chapel Naxos island, Greece.

Athens - Greece

Athens - Greece

Pláka District, Athens 1 by skyduster4, via Flickr

Pláka District, Athens 1 by skyduster4, via Flickr

View of Bafi refuge and telecommunications tower. Taken near the summit of Mount Parnitha during a hike in Parnitha National Park, near Athens, Greece.

View of Bafi refuge and telecommunications tower. Taken near the summit of Mount Parnitha during a hike in Parnitha National Park, near Athens, Greece.

Hiking and mountain biking trail in Parnitha National Park, near Athens, Greece, looking  towards the summit.  In the foreground, the area is under reforestation following the damage caused by a devastating forest fire in 2007.

Mount Parnitha National Park: Hiking Trail, Near Athens, Greece Stock Image - Image: 54815091