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PHOTOS: Women are banned at these tourist destinations!

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  • Jan 18, 2013, 15:37 PM IST
PHOTOS: Women are banned at these tourist destinations!
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Though solo female travelers are now trotting around the globe, there a few places in the world, where female travelers are banned. Read on to find out places which prohibit women from visiting them.

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Mount Athos, Greece:

The gender ban in this place not only is implemented on women but female animals too! The Greeks call it, ‘The Holy Mountain’ and it houses 20 Eastern Orthodox monasteries. Only men have a special permit to visit the place on a ferry. The residents believe that presence of females inhibits their path to the spiritual enlightenment.

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