1884 – monasteries: the first five

lavra-airLavra, the first monastery in rank dating from 963. With the arsanas on the left. The photo’s are from 1970-80, I suspect.vatopediouVatopediivironIviron. The southwing is rebuild, the old bridge is still intact.
chilanderChilandariou, the Serb monastery, many years before the devasting fire of 2004.dionysiouDionysiou
Herman Voogd

This entry was posted in 01 Lavra, 02 Vatopedi, 03 Iviron, 04 Chilandariou, 05 Dionysiou and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

2 Responses to 1884 – monasteries: the first five

  1. Leo says:

    How to go and stay in mount athos for 2 week or so in London.

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