Lesser known than the bridges in Epirus, the stone bridges of Grevena nevertheless have their own history and their own fascination. Combined with the beauty of the natural environment they’re more than capable of attracting the interest of tourists. (Photos: Nikos Loupakis)
According to oral tradition, Saint Kosmas Aitolos (1714-1779) twice visited the monastery of Our Lady, in Spilaio and founded a school which worked for a good number of years, unbeknownst to the occupying Turks.
The bridge of Aziz Aga, which was built in 1727 and is 70 metres long and 15 high. It has the highest span in Macedonia.
The bridge of Liatissa can be reached only on foot. Small and with a single arch, it seems to be hanging over the River Velonia.