Just before nightfall I made a walk outside the skete. Here are some of the pictures I shot:
Just behind the graveyard a dirt road and a monopati lead to the West: this was probably the road or path that we should have been walking to go to the skete from the Stavrou crossingThe shop of father Filimon
Seven years ago I send our friend a book about Rembrandt (“the Dutch Icon painter), this year I promised to send a more than 100 year old printed “photogravure” of Maria’s deathbed (and some tulips from Amsterdam).
By coincidence I found this postcard this morning in my postbox at home!Thanks to our friend Filimon for his hospitality: he arranged a lift by car to Karyes: next time a few picture from what I saw there.