Meteora, Roussanou Monastery - a view from Varlaam Monastery

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Meteora is a huge cluster of dark rocks rising out of Trikala, near the first heights of Pindus and Hasia. The monasteries of Meteora, which is built on top of some rocks, is now the second most important monastery complex in Greece after Mount Athos. Of the thirty who have been historically, currently operating only six, which by 1988 included in world heritage list of UNESCO.

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Comments (375)

widdeni - YES to Pan… on June 12, 2013

Glad I didn't have to carry the building materials up... Like

Christos Theodorou on June 13, 2013

widdeni - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Det Lindinger on June 14, 2013

Well seen & done Christos .......like 237 & Fav

Greetings Det!

Christos Theodorou on June 14, 2013

det lindinger - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Klein-Bonsels_je sui… on June 15, 2013

yes, that is it. exactly the dramatic perspective,, for which meteora is famous.! LLL marc

Christos Theodorou on June 15, 2013

Klein-Bonsels - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Maurice MAZELLIER on June 21, 2013

Image.* et Sujet.* " Remarquable..".. - Bravo.. et Merçi.. du , Partage..

Christos Theodorou on June 21, 2013

MAZELLIER.Maurice - Merci pour votre visite et le commentaire – Amitiés d’ Athènes

Christos Theodorou on June 30, 2013

Gravedigger - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Conquilha on July 21, 2013

Amazing place to build a monastery...LK

Conquilha

Christos Theodorou on July 21, 2013

Conquilha - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Nikos Greek on August 8, 2013

Υπέροχη λήψη like!

Christos Theodorou on August 8, 2013

nikos greek - Ευχαριστώ θερμά για την επίσκεψη και το σχόλιο. Πολλούς χαιρετισμούς.

Fouad shamatan on September 1, 2013

amazing

L + F

Fouad

Christos Theodorou on September 1, 2013

Fouad shamatan - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Goran Joka on September 11, 2013

Amazing!

Christos Theodorou on September 11, 2013

Goran Joka - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Aaron Houseknight on September 23, 2013

Like this place, fine shot, greetings - Aaron

Christos Theodorou on September 23, 2013

houseknight - Many thanks for your visit and comments – Friendly greetings from Athens

Jurek Adamski on October 14, 2013

Super foto. LF

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  • Uploaded on April 26, 2013
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    by Christos Theodorou
    • Camera: NIKON COOLPIX S8200
    • Taken on 2012/07/30 20:55:21
    • Exposure: 0.040s (1/25)
    • Focal Length: 34.40mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.000
    • ISO Speed: ISO560
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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