"How highly should we honor the Macedonians who for the greater part of their lives never cease from fighting with the barbarians for the sake of the security of #Greece?" ~ Polybius "Histories", IX, 35.2, Loeb. The Former Yugoslav Republic must stop violating international convention and its expansionist agenda and honor the accord it signed to CHANGE its name to one without the Greek name of "Macedonia". BECAUSE - "#Macedonia is a part of Greece" ~ Strabo
“Wine can of their wits the wise beguile, Make the sage frolic, and the serious smile” ― #Homer #HappyNewYear2018 to one and all from Real #Macedonia and the rest of #Greece. #Thank you all for your pins, comments, and saves. Have fun, stay safe and see you all in the new year.
Limenas, the capital of Thassos Island, Macedonia, Greece, is known for its large marina and modern facilities for vessels of all sizes. So well-known in fact, that it hosted and served 95 competing sail boats in 2010 when Thassos was the starting point of the Aegean Regatta – an annual international sailing competition.
An archival image of the funerary 'Lion of which was re-discovered on June The monument marked the location of the remains of the elite warrior Greeks of the Sacred Band of who died in the battle against the Greek army led by Philip II BC)