The idyllic location “Panagia”, the highest hill, back to Hadrian’s Wall of Ancient Pieria, near the village of Kontariotissa, is built the Monastery of Saint Ephraim of Syria. With views of the stunning beauty of Olympos, the wooded villages of Pieria, the blue shores of the thermaikos, Thessaloniki and Chalkidiki in depth, but also the Athos Mountain, the […]

Place sacred from prayer and the life of St Dionysios of Olympus, the Monastery dedicated in his name, attracts every year more and more visitors. Greeks and foreigners, Christians and followers of other religions, visit the Monastery, either as tourists or as climbers, who follow the path “Litochoro – Prionia”,  make a stop at the Holy Cave (where […]