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Hora, the main village of Patmos island, Greece at My Favourite Planet

The main village Hora and the fortified Monastery of Saint John from off the east coast of Patmos.
27 pages of photos
and information
about Patmos.
Gallery contents photos & articles:
© David John

Photos of Patmos island, Greece at My Favourite Planet

pages 1 - 2
  Approaching Patmos by sea.  
Photos of Skala, Patmos island, Greece at My Favourite Planet

pages 3 - 8
  In and around Skala, the main harbour and ferry port of Patmos.
 

Photos of the Monastery of the Apocalypse, Patmos island, Greece at My Favourite Planet

pages 9 - 16
  The Monastery of the Apocalypse, built around the cave in which Saint John the Theologian is said to have lived while he was writing the The Book of Revelation.  
Photos of the Monastery of Saint John, Patmos island, Greece at My Favourite Planet

pages 17 - 25
  The fortified Monastery of Saint John (founded 1088)
Hora, the main village of Patmos.
 

Photos of the Monastery of Profitis Ilias, Patmos island, Greece at My Favourite Planet

page 26
  The Monastery of Profitis Ilias (founded 1764) on the highest point of Patmos.  
Photos of 16th century windmills, Patmos island, Greece at My Favourite Planet

page 27
  16th century windmills on the road between Hora and Skala.
 

The Grotto of the Apocalypse at Patmos in the late 18th century, Greece at My Favourite Planet

"Vue de l'Ile de Pathmos"

Late 18th century view of Patmos from off the east coast near Skala,
showing the Monastery and Cave of the Apocalypse, the two
16th century windmills and the Monastery of Saint John and the village of Hora.

Engraving from a drawing by Jean-Baptiste Hilair (1753-1822).
Illustration from Marie-Gabriel-Florent-Auguste de Choiseul-Gouffier (1752-1817),
Voyage pittoresque de la Grèce. J.-J. Blaise, Paris, 1782. Plate 55.
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