Posts Tagged 'Monastery'

Vardzia Cave Monastery, Georgia

Vardzia is a cave monastery site in southern Georgia. The  construction period  was the second half of the twelfth century. The caves stretch along the cliff for some five hundred metres and in up t...

Must See Visovac Island, Visovac Lake, Croatia

The Visovac Monastery is a Roman Catholic monastery on the island of Visovac in the Krka National Park, Croatia.  Visovac Island is situated in the middle of Visovac Lake....

Baptist Fort in Berlenga Islands in Portugal

The Fort of São João Baptista das Berlangas, or simply known as the Fort of the Berlangas, is located off western coast of Portugal, on the largest island of the archipelago of the Berlengas, The fo...

Meteora: A unique Monastery in Greece

The area of Meteora on the Greek mainland is a collection of six monasteries that were constructed on limestone rocks many centuries ago. The name Meteora (Μετεωρα) is Greek for “suspende...