Pontikonisi (Mouse Island) and Vlacherna

On Ιανουάριος 27th, 2012, posted in: Place which you should visit by 0 Comment

Pontikonisi is home of the monastery of Pantokrator and  it is the white stone staircase of the monastery that when viewed from afar gives the impression of a (mouse) tail which lent the island its name: ‘mouse island’and  not because it is or was overrun with mice. It is located in the bay of Kanoni just south of..

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