The island of Mount Athos
Archaeological sites, classical antiquity, roman history, byzantine history, medieval history, venetian, etc.
Until 1925, the island was part of the Vatopedi Monastery of Mount Athos, where 2-3 monks lived who managed the property and had as assistants about 20 workers from the surrounding area. They were engaged in cultivating fields, grazing animals and picking olives. At the beginning of 1925, the island was granted to refugees from Asia Minor, specifically from the …
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Travel information, weather forecast, ship schedules, bus schedules, airplane schedules, useful phone numbers, coastguard, police station, town hall, etc.