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The Throne of Eurydice, Alexander’s paternal grandmother. Circa 340 B. Gilded and painted marble. Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Greek Antiquity, Alexandre Le Grand, Ancient Artefacts, Classical Greece, Hellenistic Period, Greek Warrior, Greek Pottery

The Throne of Eurydice, Alexander's paternal grandmother. Circa 340 B.C. Gilded and painted marble. Aigai, Greece [929x1369]

The Throne of Eurydice Alexander's paternal grandmother. Circa 340 B.C. Gilded and painted marble. Aigai Greece [929x1369]

Books/ The Royal Tombs of Aigai “ A macedonian tomb found in the necropolis of Aigai. There is a mural with the deceased posed as a “hero” being crowned by a woman. The figure of Alexander the Great,. Ancient Egyptian Art, Ancient Aliens, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Ancient Architecture, Art And Architecture, Greece History, Mycenae, European History

Museums of Greece

Books/ The Royal Tombs of Aigai “ A macedonian tomb found in the necropolis of Aigai. There is a mural with the deceased posed as a “hero” being crowned by a woman. The figure of Alexander the Great,...

Gold wreaths, silver and bronze vessels, weapons, amour (pictured left) and gold caskets, hinted that the tomb belonged to a member of a royal family Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Ancient Mysteries, Ancient Artifacts, Greek History, Ancient History, Macedonia Greece, Hellenistic Period, Body Armor

Alexander the Great's father WAS buried with a foreign princess

Ever since a tomb full of gold artefacts was discovered in Vergina, Greece, in the 1970s, experts have been trying to prove it belongs to Alexander the Great’s father.

Walking around Vergina/Greece,the day was dedicated to the wonders of Aiges, the royal house of the Thimenides! Fine purple and gold thread remind us the miracle of ancient weaving!  The golden fabric with which the burned bones of Meda, the Thracian princess who followed Philip II -father of Alexander the Great ,as his eternal wife,was saved and sealed in the golden urn.  A unique example of its kind that came to us after 2,500 years, a valuable testimony  for the  beauty that was lost… Minoan, Alexander The Great, Royal House, Urn, Greece, Decorative Boxes, Weaving, Purple, Bones

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Walking around Vergina/Greece,the day was dedicated to the wonders of Aiges, the royal house of the Thimenides! Fine purple and gold thread remind us the miracle of ancient weaving! The golden fabric with which the burned bones of Meda, the Thracian princess who followed Philip II -father of Alexander the Great ,as his eternal wife,was saved and sealed in the golden urn. A unique example of its kind that came to us after 2,500 years, a valuable testimony for the beauty that was lost…

ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΣ Β’ Ο ΜΑΚΕΔΩΝ (Η ΖΩΗ ΚΑΙ ΤΟ ΕΡΓΟ ΤΟΥ) | ΑΡΧΑΙΩΝ ΤΟΠΟΣ Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Copper Metal, Portrait, Archaeology, Egyptian, Sculptures, Arts And Crafts, Quartz

ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΣ Β’ Ο ΜΑΚΕΔΩΝ (Η ΖΩΗ ΚΑΙ ΤΟ ΕΡΓΟ ΤΟΥ)

Η Μακεδονία πρωτοεμφανίζεται στην ιστορία, κατά το Θεόπομπο, τον 8 αιώνα π.Χ. με το βασιλιά της Κάρανο. Κατά τον Ηρόδοτο, όμως, μυθικός γενάρχης της Μακεδονικής δυναστείας θεωρείτο ο Ηρακλής, μέσω …

The greatest victory of Philip II of Macedonia, the battle of Chaeronea, solidified Macedonian rule in Greece. This clash between the Greek city-states European History, Ancient History, Macedonia, Greek Soldier, Greek Warrior, Alexander The Great, Ancient Greece, Military History, Historical Photos

Φίλιππος Β΄: Ο δημιουργός του μεγάλου μακεδονικού κράτους

Η άνοδός του στον θρόνο και η δημιουργία μιας ενιαίας και ισχυρής Μακεδονίας – Η πλήρης επικράτησή του στον ελλαδικό χώρο – Η μάχη της Χαιρώνειας - Οι προετοιμασίες για εκστρατεία στην Περσία – Η δολοφονία του και τα κίνητρά της – Αποτίμηση της... | Stories

Eat and drink your way through Thessaloniki, the best tips for restaurants, bars and cafés. Best Places To Eat, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Greece Travel, Greece Trip, Backpacking Europe, By Train, Thessaloniki, Study Abroad

Restaurants Thessaloniki: eet je een weg door de stad

Eat and drink your way through Thessaloniki, the best tips for restaurants, bars and cafés.

The capital of Greek Macedonia (homeland of Alexander the Great), Thessaloniki… Europe Travel Tips, European Travel, Travel Destinations, Greece Vacation, Greece Travel, Lonely Planet, Macedonia Greece, Greece Thessaloniki, Cultural Events

7 Self-Guided Walking Tours in Thessaloniki, Greece + Create Your Own Map

The capital of Greek Macedonia (homeland of Alexander the Great), Thessaloniki is a major economic and political center, second largest in Greece. Many of the country's greatest musicians, artists and poets originated in Thessaloniki, largely contributing to its artistic scene and hipster image. The city is also home to the Thessaloniki Film Festival and many other cultural events.

The"Ahmet Kapantzi Mansion"It was built in 1890 by Italian architect Pietro Arrigoni for wealthy Thessaloniki-born Ottoman merchant Ahmet Kapanci. Amazing Architecture, Architecture Design, Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece Travel, Victorian Homes, Athens, Places To Travel, Beautiful Places

Villa Kapanci - Greece Travel Guide

The Villa Kapanci was built in 1893 and it comprises two buildings, the main residence and the tower, linked to each other. The building displays overt Central Europe influences. Today, it houses The Cultural Foundation of the National Bank of Greece.

Αγία Σοφία Εκκλησία , Θεσσαλονίκη , Ελλαδα . Απίστευτα όμορφη ορθοδοξη εκκλησία, είναι μία από τις παλαιότερες εκκλησίες της πόλης, η οποία έχει παραμείνει ακέραια μέσα στο βάθος του χρόνου και λειτουργεί μέχρι σήμερα.  Agia Sophia Church, Thessaloniki, Greece . Incredibly beautiful Orthodox Church, is one of the oldest churches in the city, which has remained intact in the depth of time and work until today. Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, The Neighbor, Greek Beauty, Hagia Sophia, Cathedral Church, Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece Travel

Salonicco - Grecia - Thessaloniki 2

Αγία Σοφία Εκκλησία , Θεσσαλονίκη , Ελλαδα . Απίστευτα όμορφη ορθοδοξη εκκλησία, είναι μία από τις παλαιότερες εκκλησίες της πόλης, η οποία έχει παραμείνει ακέραια μέσα στο βάθος του χρόνου και λειτουργεί μέχρι σήμερα. Agia Sophia Church, Thessaloniki, Greece . Incredibly beautiful Orthodox Church, is one of the oldest churches in the city, which has remained intact in the depth of time and work until today.

Aerial View Of Aristotelous Square in Thessaloniki Greece (This is the square we stayed at and had a few dinners. Macedonia Greece, Athens Greece, Greece Thessaloniki, Patras, Beautiful Islands, Beautiful Beaches, Santorini, Places To Travel, Places To See

Amazing GREECE

Aerial View Of Aristotelous Square in Thessaloniki, Greece (This is the square we stayed at and had a few dinners.)

Greece Thessaloniki: No Comment Places To Travel, Places To See, Travel Around The World, Around The Worlds, Parthenon, Skiathos, Macedonia, Greece Travel, Ancient Greece

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I think this is the one of the best angles. You can combines the narrow streets the lights the park and the magic that concludes to the w. tower.