Photographer's Note

The most fascinating building on Mount Athos, or Agion(=Holy) Oros(Mount).This is called Simonopetra or Simono's(the name of the person who visualised to build the monastery there) Petra(stone or rock).Its height is 500meters and it was built in the 1257 a.C. and was destroyed many times by fires and attacks.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: nikos oik (nikosoik) Silver Star Critiquer [C: 15 W: 0 N: 9] (97)
  • Genre: Lugares
  • Medium: Cor
  • Date Taken: 2000-01-01
  • Categories: Arquitectura
  • Exposição: f/11, 1/100 segundos
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  • Versão da Foto: Versão Original
  • Date Submitted: 2005-06-07 10:06
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