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This 14th-century church has an elaborate brick exterior well worth seeing. Women, who cannot visit Mount Athos, will get an idea from Profitias Elias of the cross-in-square style (with central dome) that is similar to many of the churches on Mount Athos. If you head back into town from here, you will get good views over the city if you plunge downhill on the narrow street that takes off below the church's courtyard.