Athens, of course, is very different.
Possessing such a treasure as the Acropolis with the Parthenon, they lose Crete in soulfulness and spirituality.
Having settled in a modest little hotel near the center, we observed a completely different local “flavor”. Continue reading
Continental Greece attracted me primarily by meteors. Such a “star” name of the monasteries was remembered and intrigued – from where? Immediately, an association with the cosmos and God, who is probably out there somewhere, still exists … And although now I know that from Greek this word is translated as “floating in the air”, fully reflecting the reality, my version also has the right to a life. Because the Meteors, laid down before the 10th century, represent the center of the Orthodox monasticism of Greece at the level of Athos. Continue reading
Talking about Italy, not to mention Rome, this colossus of world scale is absolutely impossible! Especially if I saw him, heard, felt personally. And it is almost as impossible to tell about it: so many clever words and transcendental delights are already devoted to this truly extraordinary city. Continue reading