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Meteora: The City in The Sky

Meteora the city in the sky

Above the town of Kalambaka, northeast of Thessaly, rock formations are over 400 feet straight out of a science fiction movie. Balanced on the Monasteries 24 pillars are visible through the clouds. Many geologists and historians have tried to unravel how these stone pedestals were created 60 million years ago, but no theory has been …

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