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Arcadi Monastery

Arcadi Monastey is located at Rethymno and it is one of the most importand monasteries in Crete. It is located 500m above the sea and it consists an impressive complex of a fortress type since the begging of the 13th century. The monastery becomes famous through the world and gets established as a symbol of sacrifice, freedom and heroism during the Cretan Revolution period at 1866 against the turkish thrall.

TAGS: Grapes, Greece, Monastery

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Athens, Greece
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© Julie Sakareli.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2014
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Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 19, 2014, 8:49 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D3000
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO100
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PHOTO LOCATION Rethymno, Crete, Greece