Lagadia, Arcadia (Peloponnese), Greece | by dim

This photo from Arkadia, Peloponnesus is titled 'Lagadia - Arcadia'.

Paralio Astros - Kynouria, Arcadia, Greece | Photo: Theodore Athanasiadis

Paralio Astros - Kynouria, Arcadia, Greece | Photo: Theodore Athanasiadis

The oldest known Corinthian style example, however, is found in the temple of Apollo at Bassae (c.420 B.C.). The Greeks made little use of the order; the chief example is the circular structure at Athens known as the choragic monument of Lysicrates ( 335 B.C.). The temple of Zeus at Athens (started in the 2d cent. B.C. and completed by Emperor Hadrian in the 2d cent. A.D.) was perhaps the most notable of the Corinthian temples.

The temple of Zeus

Locator map of Arcadia prefecture (Νομός Αρκαδίας) in Greece

Laconia within Greece/ also known as Lacedaemonia/ Its administrative capital is Sparta./ Book of Maccabee's says the Spartans and Jews are brethren and they go to Lacedaemonia for protection because they are kin.

Belltower with the Karytaina Castle in the background, Karytaina, Arcadia, Greece

Castle of Karytaina village Megalopolis town Arcadia Peloponnese

The Arcadian Gate - an impressive monument, a symbol of power, located to the north of the archeological site of Ancient Messini, at the merging point of the roads to the villages Petralona Mavrommati Neochori and Zermpisia. #Greece #Messinia #Terrabook

The Arcadian Gate - an impressive monument, a symbol of power, located to the north of the archeological site of Ancient Messini, at the merging point of the roads to the villages Petralona Mavrommati Neochori and Zermpisia.

Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassee, Greece

Temple of Apollo Epicurius - Bassae, Greece - photographed before they installed an enormous tent over the temple to preserve it - still in place.

The Temple of Epicurian Apollo built in 430 BC stands on a rugged isolated hill in the central Peloponnese. It is tented for restoration reasons but is still breathtaking in its size and its architectural details. #ancientgreece #architecture #details #great_captures_greece #arcadia #vsco #handofgreece #instagreece #amazinggreece #greece #wanderlust #igers_greece #iphone #vsco #vscogreece #wu_greece #greecetagram #ig_greece #reasonstovisitgreece #temple #beautifulgreece

The Temple of Epicurian Apollo built in 430 BC stands on a rugged isolated hill in the central Peloponnese. It is tented for restoration reasons but is still breathtaking in its size and its architectural details. #ancientgreece #architecture #details #great_captures_greece #arcadia #vsco #handofgreece #instagreece #amazinggreece #greece #wanderlust #igers_greece #iphone #vsco #vscogreece #wu_greece #greecetagram #ig_greece #reasonstovisitgreece #temple #beautifulgreece

Temple of Despoina at Lykosoura, Lykosoura Arcadia - According to Pausanias the world's Oldest City

Temple of Despoina at Lykosoura, Lykosoura Arcadia - According to Pausanias the world's Oldest City

Lousios Gorge and the same name river is located in western part of Peloponnese and stretches from Karytaina to Dimitsana - Greece

Lousios Gorge and the same name river is located in western part of Peloponnese and stretches from Karytaina to Dimitsana - Greece

Greece photos by milko: Dense morning fog hides the power station at Megalopolis plateau - general-greece-156767.jpg. Discover more photos of Greece with Greeka.com. Register and upload your own photos of Greece and the Greek islands

Greece photos by milko: Dense morning fog hides the power station at Megalopolis plateau - general-greece-156767.jpg. Discover more photos of Greece with Greeka.com. Register and upload your own photos of Greece and the Greek islands

ΚΑΡΥΤΑΙΝΑ "Το Τολέδο της Ελλάδας": Το χωριό που ύμνησε ο Καζαντζάκης και λάτρεψε ο Κολοκοτρώνης

ΚΑΡΥΤΑΙΝΑ "Το Τολέδο της Ελλάδας": Το χωριό που ύμνησε ο Καζαντζάκης και λάτρεψε ο Κολοκοτρώνης

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