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According to manuscripts, the monastery exists since the 15th century and it was built in honor of Archangel Michael whose icon, covered in silver and gold, is considered miraculous. The size of the complex and the elegance of the bell-tower built in 1911 are impressive.
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Panagia Myrtariotissa

The church is reported in history for having good post-Byzantine hagiographies of the 18th century. On August 15 a big festival is organized here with artoclasia and there is revelry with folk instruments afterwards.

Monastery of Michael Roukouniotis

It has fortification architecture. It once was a Patriarchal Stavropigio and it stands out for the wall paintings of the 15th century.   
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My Aegean
Co-financed by Greece and the European Union - European Regional Development Fund