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A mule taxi takes us up the trail, Mt. Athos, Greece
A short, but steep climb from the ferry boat up to the monastic cells awaited us, but thanks to Fr. Gregory, we had mules to take us from the sea to the monastic cells at the base of Mt. Athos, Greece, a step back a to the first millennia of Christianity.
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