First modern Olympic Games, Athens, 1896

First modern Olympic Games, Athens, 1896

Opening Ceremony at the 1896 Athens Olympics - been there 2011 Special Olympic International games!

Korinthos canal (isthmus) 1935. Ισθμος Κορινθου 1935. The canal was mooted in classical times and an abortive effort was made to build it in the 1st century AD. Construction finally got under way in 1881 but was hampered by geological and financial problems that bankrupted the original builders. It was completed in 1893

Korinthos canal (isthmus) Ισθμος Κορινθου The canal was mooted in…

GREECE CRETE DWAF HEIGT BEHAEDDIN | eBay

Greece crete dwaf heigt behaeddin

Stamps, coins and banknotes, postcards or any other collectable items are on Delcampe!

Traditional bridal costume from the village of Kalarites (Epirus, northern Greece). Rura dressl, late 19th century. (Ascsa Historical archives, Stefanos Dragoumis Collection)

Traditional bridal costume from the village of Kalarites (Epirus, northern Greece).

Crete 19th century

Studio Portrait - Middle-class Christian of Hania (Chania) Crete; Christian Horseman of Hania; and married Muslim Woman of Hania - 1873

Postcard of a woman wearing the Stefanoviki costume in the early twentieth century.  ©Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, Nafplion, Greece

Traditional costume from Stefanovikio Magnisias. Early Owner of the photo is the Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation

Πώς άνοιξε η Διώρυγα της Κορίνθου [εικόνες] | iefimerida.gr

The history of the Corinth Canal by: iefimerida

Underwood & Underwood - “An old dream realized at last, ship-canal through Isthmus, E.S.E. Corinth, Greece”, c1906

Underwood & Underwood - “An old dream realized at last, ship-canal through Isthmus, E.

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