Photographer's Note

This orthodox monastery is fifth in the hierarchy of the Athonite monasteries. Dionysiou is dedicated to st. John the Baptist. The monastery was founded in the 14th century by saint Denys de Korisos, and it was named after him.

Monastery is quite big but with Mount Athos at background (2030 m under the see level) looks like litte construtcion...

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Mariusz Nikiciuk (Maniek) (145)
  • Genre: Luoghi
  • Medium: Colore
  • Date Taken: 2008-08-02
  • Categories: Natura
  • Versione Foto: Versione Originale
  • Date Submitted: 2014-07-16 9:17
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