Mount Athos

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Mount Ath·os

 (mount ăth′ŏs, ā′thŏs, ä′thôs)
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Noun1.Mount Athos - an autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth centuryMount Athos - an autonomous area in northeastern Greece that is the site of several Greek Orthodox monasteries founded in the tenth century
Ellas, Greece, Hellenic Republic - a republic in southeastern Europe on the southern part of the Balkan peninsula; known for grapes and olives and olive oil
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With some variations in the telling, the executive summary goes like this: Mary, the mother of Jesus, is given Mt Athos as her garden, and delighted with it, decides that no other woman should be allowed there.
At every corner, right next to Mt Athos, there is a cozy beach, the photos of which have no need of Photoshop.
( In Ouranoupolis Val took the boat tour around Mt Athos which costs 10 euros.