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Contest #295 answer: Metéora monasteries, Kalabaka, Greece

Metéora (‘Suspended in the air’ in Greek) is a complex of several Eastern Orthodox monasteries built in the 15th century on top of sandstone rock pillars.

Meteora

They are on the UNESCO World Heritage list since 1988.
In the early days access was very difficult and only possible by the use of ropes and lashed together ladders,

Those who climbed the rocks

  • Sandworm
  • Felix Bossert
  • Walter_V_R
  • Steve Hoge
  • Cloudspotter
  • Phil Ower
  • Farceur
  • Fred A
  • krenek
  • Chris Nason
  • mccrumplair
  • hhgygy
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Eloy
  • LeonG
  • aldabra
  • Pete Thompson

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  • Dylan
  • Tim (UK)
  • John Honeywell
  • steven simmons
  • rob de wolff
  • Ashwini Agrawal

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