Pension Irini in Ouranouplis, Greece.

Pension Irini in Ouranoupolis Greece: Mount Athos Experience

This article originally appeared on WanderWithWonder.com. The “heavenly city” of Ouranoupolis, Greece is known for being the gateway to the monastic community of Mount Athos. Nestled against the blue waters of the Aegean Sea, its picturesque setting includes orange tile-roofed houses, a 14th century Byzantine tower, and long stretches of beach that show off the coastline. I had…