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Monks on a High

Lefkas is a Greek Island that never used to be an island. Way back in 800 BC, the Corinthians managed to dig a canal through some marshlands to create the island. 532 kata lagi


Meteora - Greece 

In a region of almost inaccessible sandstone peaks, monks settled on these ‘columns of the sky’ from the 11th century onwards. Twenty-four of these monasteries were built, despite incredible difficulties, at the time of the great revival of the eremetic ideal in the 15th century.

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Klosterwanderung in Meteora

Mit der gestern vom Hotelier vorgeschlagenen Route im Gepäck, ging es nach dem Frühstück los. (Das Frühstück war ok, aber nicht so gut wie in Naxos. 1.187 kata lagi