Photos

Photographer's Note

The Holy Monastery of Rousanou/St. Barbara- This was founded in the middle of 16th century AD and decorated in 1560.
It is dedicated to 'The Transfiguration' but honoured to Saint Barbara. The 'Katholikon', in the Athonite type, was founded in the middle of 16th c. and decorated in 1560. Both, the Katholikon and the reception halls are in the ground floor while the 'archontariki', cells and subsidiary rooms are scattered in the basement and the first floor.

Nobody has marked this note useful

Photo Information
Viewed: 2838
Points: 0
Discussions
  • None
Additional Photos by Mihail Margineanu (neptun2003) (131)
View More Pictures
explore TREKEARTH