Panteleimonos monastery in 1971. This photo was taken by Dr Nicholas Exadaktylos (thanks to Nathaniel). From the same spot but now taken in 2015 after the complete restoration. The guesthouse in 1971 by Dr Nicholas Exadaktylos.In 2015 photo by Herman Voogd. The Refectory with the tower in 1971 by Dr Nicholas Exadaktylos.
The same tower in 2015.A View on the church and courtyard. On the left the ruins of the vip guesthouse destroyed by fire in 1968. Behind the tower the ruins of the wing with the entrance (photo by Dr Nicholas Exadaktylos).In In 2009 when this photo was taken by Jitze Bakker, the vip guesthouse at the wing in the background and the entrance were already restored.The Entrance (main gate)by Exadaktylos in 1971.
The historical collection of 1971 Athos photos by Dr Nicholas Exadaktylos were published in Google maps by Panoramio, a program that has been closed down in the meanwhile.