The Sporades

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  • 1. Monastery of St. George

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The best way to get an idea of the town and its history is to follow the sinuous cobbled lanes past the mansions of the Old Town to the Kastro...Read More

  • 2. Episkopi Church

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Take the vaulted passageway from St. George's Monastery courtyard to this ruined church, the former seat of the bishop of Skyros, built in AD...Read More

  • 3. Evangelistria

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The island's best-known and most beautiful monastery sits on Skiathos's highest point and was dedicated in the late-18th century to the Annunciation...Read More

  • 4. Evangelistria Monastery

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    A perch on Palouki Mountain provides views of the sea and the town. The impressive complex was founded in 1676 and completely rebuilt in 1712...Read More

  • 5. Goritsa Hill

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The east side of Volos butts up against the pine-forested Goritsa Hill, which rises about 650 feet above the town, is accessible by hiking trails...Read More

  • 6. Kechrias Monastery

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Just southwest of Kastro is this romantically deserted monastic compound, where the 18th-century church is embellished with frescoes and surrounded...Read More

  • 7. Kounistra Monastery

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The dirt road north of Troullos leads to beaches and to the small, now deserted, Kounistra Monastery. It was built in 1655 on the spot where...Read More

  • 8. Metamorphosis tou Sotera

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The oldest monastery on the island (circa 1600), now occupied by a sole monk, features iconography in the old basilica that was painted by renowned...Read More

  • 9. Prodromou

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Dedicated to St. John the Baptist, Prodromou now operates as a convent. Besides being unusual in design, its church contains some outstanding...Read More

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