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Mount Athos - Agion Oros (75 photos)
by Vasilis Protopapas Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C:  W: 87 N: 5127] (41699)

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Mount Athos (Greek: Όρος Άθως, Oros Athos; English pronunciation: /ˈæθɒs/, Greek pronunciation: [ˈaθos]) is a mountain and peninsula in Macedonia, Greece. A World Heritage Site, it is home to 20 Eastern Orthodox monasteries and forms a self-governed monastic state within the sovereignty of the Hellenic Republic.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mount_Athos

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