The moon-like landscape of Volax

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Volax (which means rock in Greek) is a small village on the island of Tinos. What is unique about it is the breathtaking surrounding of big round rocks that gives the whole landscape a lunar appearance and draws the visitors' attention.

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Myths accompany this moon-like landscape... Are those famous round granite rocks the remnants of a mythical battle between gods and giants? Did they come from a meteor shower? Is the truth elsewhere?

Well, according to geologists, the granite rocks were formed 15-25 million years ago and developed their spherical shape due to changes in temperature, humidity and due to friction.

Volax is also a much loved destination for climbers from around the world for bouldering (climbing without a rope)!

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Source:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Volax

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Beautiful pictures! It reminded me about the Huayllay Stone Forest in Peru

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Thank you! :)
I just googled Huayllay Stone Forest and it's very impressive!!!!

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Thanks for checking!

den einai apisteyto meros???

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Υπέροχο και μοναδικό!!!! :)))

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I guess you liked it :P