The holy monasteries of the island

The holy monasteries of the island

Monastery of St. Nicholas Filanthropinon or Spanos The Monastery, located on the western shore of the island, is an institution of family Filanthropinon, one of the noble families of Constantinople, who settled in Ioannina after 1204. Prominent representative of the...
Churches of Ioannina city

Churches of Ioannina city

Church of Saint George of Ioannina It is located in Square Parghs of Ioannina. The relics of the Saint, who is patron of the city, are kept in the church. Saint George, was hanged by the Turks at age of 30, on January 17, 1838, from the plane tree that existed in the...