This place was amazing. It's like stepping back in time. The inside of the monastery is well preserved and captures the religion and faith of the people. Inside you will find gifts of thanks to Mother Mary for safe sea travels of many seaman.
It's a little bit of a trek but well worth it to visit this Monastery. There are also some shops nearby along with a cafe. The outside is plan and white and the inside is as ornate as a church can get. I have to say I wasn't sure what to expect but it was a real treat to visit... 更多
The Monastery was nice to look at but probably not even worth the small entrance fee. No info whatsoever was provided and I wouldn't really bother to go back next time.
This place was absolutely beautiful inside. The front alter area is completely covered in intricate frescos and gold. You would never guess from the outside! There are also several places to eat and touristy shops in the immediate area.
At 8 km southeast of Chora there is a small village called Ano Mera: there is the Monastery of Panagia Tourlani, founded in 1542. In it, the church that contains a high bell tower made in marble carvings shows beautiful images and religious symbols. Its massive baroque iconostasis (the altar screen), made in 1775 by Florentine artists, has small icons... 更多
We hired a taxi driver to take us around to this site and also to a couple of beaches. Took an hour and cost us a total of 50 euros---well worth it, especially after reading some reviews that said the local bus system back to Mykonos Town was unreliable. The driver also knew how to enter and get the nun... 更多
Myukonos is plenty of churchs and monasteries, but in this place you can see a enormous quantity of marble over... 更多