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Easter on Amorgos Island

Easter is the best time to visit Amorgos Island, when spring colors and aromas challenge the senses.

Amorgos Ancient Bronze Coins

Iconographically, the coins of both Minoa and Arkesine are influenced by the cult of Dionysos. They depict the head of the god wearing...

Folk music of Amorgos

The inhabitants of Amorgos, despite everyday hardship in their isolated and rocky island, never pass on an opportunity to celebrate, composing their own songs

Amorgos – The first major works of Nikos Gatsos

Amorgos is a wonderful incantation on the theme of loss and hope – a unique blend of surrealism, symbolism and folk song – lyrical and erotic, sometimes celebratory, sometimes bitter.

Parvas

"Parvas” is a family story. It depicts a series of ordinary events, of chance happenings in the family of Dimitri Giannakos, also known as Parvas, that resides in Chora of Amorgos...

Buildings of Amorgos

Roughly 3.000 monuments of rural heritage recorded the “Greek Company of Environment and Culture”
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Wedding in Amorgos

Amorgos is one of my favorite islands. I hadn’t visited for many years, so I was extremely pleased when Tim & Ritsa asked me to photograph their wedding there

Shipwreck on the Amorgos Island

Mr. Nikitas, coffee maker in Kolofana, remembers the shipwreck of “Olympia”, which impressed so much Luc Besson, that he selects it for setting in“Le grand bleu”

Climbing to the Monastery of Hozoviotissa in Amorgos

The Monaster of Panaghia Hozoviotissa, an architectural masterpiece, was founded by the Emperor Alexius Commenius I in the 11th century...

Photos Of Amorgos

Enjoy 80 of Amorgos Photos by aegiali.gr : landscapes, sightseeing, villages, beaches, churches and more.
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Amorgos – Hozoviotissa monastery the Cycladic architectural marvel

What a spectacular monastery! Hozoviotissa monastery is built on a cliff's side on Amorgos, part of the Cyclades islands. The monastery accommodates a few monks...