I received TWO postcards today. One was from Finland
and the other one from Greece!
I especially like the one with the Greek dancers!
in Athens, Greece, although she is from
This is a very unusual place and I had never heard of it
until I received Lenia's card.
These are actually monasteries built upon the rock towers!
Meteora, which means 'suspended in the air' is a 'forest' of conglomerate
rock towers which have been eroded into fantastic peaks
where medieval monks uilt monasteries. In 1988, UNESCO declared
Meteora to be a World Heritage Site.
I was so intrigued by the postcard that I 'googled' the place
and read the fantastic story of these monasteries.
Thank you, Lenia, for such a great postcard!