Volax @ Tinos

One of those magical places in Tinos, a quiet village with shimmering light. Legends of ancient Greece, doors are inscribed with songs and poems. But the moon landscape of Volax, the round granite rocks are said to be from the mythical battle between gods and titans. Large granite cannonballs took their shape from a meteor shower.

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According to geologists, they are granite rocks that were formed 15-25 million years ago and with the changes in temperature, in humidity, as well as the friction caused by the wind they eroded and developed a spherical shape.

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