Mount Athos Greece

Mt Athos Monasteries
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This mountainous peninsula in northern Greece is home to 20 Eastern Orthodox monasteries, the earliest of which was founded in 963 AD.

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318223
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Mount Athos
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Location
Coordinates
40.263056° N, 24.216389° E

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Mount Athos (Greece)
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Holly Hayes
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March 21, 2015