SERRES - Macedonia Greece

According to mythology, Hercules went past the Prefecture of Serres while he was returning from Thrace. The inhabitants complained to the hero about the great damages, caused by frequent floods in Strymon River. Hercules solved the problem of the river’s bed and relieved the inhabitants from the big disasters. That was the tenth labor of Hercules. The field of Nysio of Serres, is also where Pluto hooked Persephone, Demeters daughter.
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Macedonian Lion: on Aug 2, 338 BC, the Macedonians & their Greek allies defeated the Athenians and their Greek allies at Chaeronea in central GR & united Greece under Macedonian hegemony. They erected an impressive sculpture of a funerary lion on the battlefield. The same funerary lion sculpture is also found in the Macedonian city of Amphipolis.

Macedonian Lion: on Aug 2, 338 BC, the Macedonians & their Greek allies defeated the Athenians and their Greek allies at Chaeronea in central GR & united Greece under Macedonian hegemony. They erected an impressive sculpture of a funerary lion on the battlefield. The same funerary lion sculpture is also found in the Macedonian city of Amphipolis.

Kerkini Lake - Serres Regional Unit - Greece

Kerkini Lake - Serres Regional Unit - Greece

Kerkini lake, Macedonia Hellas

Kerkini lake, Macedonia Hellas

The Ancient Bridge of Amphipolis discovered by Dimitris Lazardis. Greek historian, Thucydides, described the bridge as the place the battle between Kleon and Vrasidas took place in 422 BC.

The Ancient Bridge of Amphipolis discovered by Dimitris Lazardis. Greek historian, Thucydides, described the bridge as the place the battle between Kleon and Vrasidas took place in 422 BC.

Ano Poreia, Serres, Macedonia Greece.  The Ziakas stone bridge, located near Grevena Cave once  served for trade and travel from the villages of Orliakas to Grevena Macedonia, northern Greece.  Photo: Theodore Athanasiadis

Ano Poreia, Serres, Macedonia Greece. The Ziakas stone bridge, located near Grevena Cave once served for trade and travel from the villages of Orliakas to Grevena Macedonia, northern Greece. Photo: Theodore Athanasiadis

Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - Regional entity of Serres

Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - Regional entity of Serres

Country: Greece Administrative region: Central Macedonia Regional unit: Serres Mayor: Petros Aggelidis Population: 76,817 Area: 601.5 km2 Density: 128 /km2 (331 /sq mi) Map: Google maps

Country: Greece Administrative region: Central Macedonia Regional unit: Serres Mayor: Petros Aggelidis Population: 76,817 Area: 601.5 km2 Density: 128 /km2 (331 /sq mi) Map: Google maps

Macedonia - Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - Serres Racing circuit

Macedonia - Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - Serres Racing circuit

Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - Serres racing circuit

Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - Serres racing circuit

Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - National Bank of Greece

Serres, Greece - The Macedonian City That You Should Visit - National Bank of Greece

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