The distance is only 2,2 km and it takes about 25 minutes.
At the border you will find a closed gate. The Tsantali bus is to be seen on the other side, waiting for visitors to bring them to the vineyards of Chromitsa. Later this month I will show you how this gate will be opened…….. (also see this blog).
Visiting Zygou monastery: plastic covers your shoes, to protect the glass plates, which are placed over the mosaic-floor of the ruined katholicon.
Zygou ground plan
Rocky beach near the Athos border
Sunset in Ouranopoli, seen from the balcony of our favorite and cheap hotel Akrogiali.