Tuesday, November 12th 2019

Posts Tagged ‘monastery’

Sunset & Sunrise at Mt Zwegabin

Sunset & Sunrise at Mt Zwegabin

Nov 30, 12 • Asia, Myanmar / Burma6 Comments »
There are several tings to see & do around Hpa An. We have chosen to hike to the monastery at Mt Zwegabin as the first thing to do as it combines a hike, an overnight stay at a monastery & being on top of a mountain. After hiking up the...
Amazing painted monasteries of Bucovina, Romania; part 2

Amazing painted monasteries of Bucovina, Romania; part 2

May 12, 12 • Romania1 Comment »
After visiting the biggest monastery of Sucevita & nice encounter with the drunk nun we visited two most important of all Bucovina monasteries – Putna and Voronet. Both monasteries were built by Stefan the Great who earned his surname...
Amazing painted monasteries of Bucovina, Romania

Amazing painted monasteries of Bucovina, Romania

May 10, 12 • Romania6 Comments »
The painted monasteries of Bucovina are one of the greatest architectural and artistic landmarks of Europe. Though these picturesque treasures of Romania are often overlooked by visitors to the country as they are not easily accessible by...