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Ancient, Byzantine & Post-Byzantine monuments, buildings of various usages and forms, which in previous eras used to meet the practical, functional and social needs of the inhabitants: bridges, windmills, watermills, water fountains, war monuments & statues, historical & public buildings, even old industrial buildings that today are being used for other purposes; all attract the interest and admiration of the visitor. #VisitGreece

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The golden larnax and the golden leaf crown of Philip were discovered at the city of Aigai, the ancient first capital of the Kingdom of Macedonia in the century near Vergina, Greece. Ancient Discoveries, Visit Greece, Leaf Crown, Mycenaean, Greek History, Greek Culture, Paradise On Earth, Alexander The Great, 11th Century

VISIT GREECE| The city of Aigai, the ancient first capital of the Kingdom of Macedonia, was discovered in the 19th century near Vergina.

The Arch of Hadrian is a monumental gateway resembling – in some respects – a Roman triumphal arch. It spanned an ancient road from the cent. Ancient Greece Lessons, Ancient Greece For Kids, Ancient Greece Clothing, Ancient Greece Fashion, Greece Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Roman Architecture, Ancient Buildings, Greece History

VISIT GREECE | The Arch of Hadrian is a monumental gateway resembling – in some respects – a Roman triumphal arch. #monuments #history #art&culture

Anthemion of a Grave Stele - Greece (Attica), about 320 B. - Marble with polychromy - Explore the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center and the Getty Villa. Grave Monuments, Grave Decorations, Shell Collection, Getty Museum, Ancient Beauty, Ancient Artifacts, Ancient Greece, Archaeology, Lion Sculpture

Anthemion of a Grave Stele (Getty Museum)

Anthemion of a Grave Stele; Unknown; Greece (Attica); about 320 B.C.; Marble with polychromy; 75.9 × 60.3 × 26.7 cm (29 7/8 × 23 3/4 × 10 1/2 in.); 79.AA.18; The J. Paul Getty Museum, Villa Collection, Malibu, California; Rights Statement: No Copyright - United States

A journey through the heart of Classical Greece where you will visit some of the most important and splendorous sites of Greek antiquity! Places Around The World, The Places Youll Go, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Greek Artifacts, Greece Tours, Greek Antiquity, Classical Greece, Mycenae

Epidauro - Peloponneso ( Grecia )_4445_DVD pel

EPIDAURO it.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epidauro www.guidagrecia.net/itinerari/itinerario-epidauro/sito-ep... All images are protected by copyright for any use, please contact Author: Masotti Primo mail: maso101@libero.it

Zalongo Monument During the war between the Souliotes and Ali Pasha a group of 22 Souliot women and their children were trapped by Ottoman on 16 December In order to avoid capture and. Visit Greece, In Ancient Times, The Visitors, Ancient Greece, Ottomans, Counting, Mount Rushmore, Travelling, Dancing

Zalongo Monument - Wikimapia

Zalongo Monument During the war between the Souliotes and Ali Pasha a group of 22 Souliot women and their children were trapped by Ottoman on 16 December 1803. In order to avoid capture and...

The island of Delos, near Mykonos, birthplace of twin gods Apollo & Artemis. One of the most important mythological, historical and archaeological sites in Greece. Paros, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Greece, Delos Greece, Santorini, Classical Greece, Places In Greece, Greek Beauty, Historical Monuments

London

A business trip through Europe allowed me to stay over in London for a few days. The photos I took inspired me to take my photography more seriously and move to a purely digital workflow.

Maitland Monument - An example of British architecture, in the main Spianada Square. British Architecture, Visit Greece, Corfu Greece, Windmill, Monuments, Islands, Outdoor Structures, Culture, History

10 Examples of Corfu Architecture

Another post in the Lists of 10 series. This time it's a look at examples of the different styles of architecture that can be seen in Corfu...

The Arch of Galerius (Gr.: Αψίδα του Γαλερίου) or Kamara (Gr.: Καμάρα) and the Rotunda (Ροτόντα) are neighbouring early AD monuments in the city of Thessaloniki, in the region of Central Macedonia in northern Greece. Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Windmill, Arch, Visit Greece, Street View, Europe, History, Monuments

Rotunda

The Arch of Galerius or Kamara (Gr.: Καμάρα) and the Rotunda (Ροτόντα) are neighbouring early 4th-century monuments in the city of Thessaloniki, in the region of Central Macedonia in northern Greece.

My great(x grandpa. My goal is to see this in the near future! The statue of great general and hero, Theodoros Kolokotronis, in front of the Old Greek Parliament building My Athens, Athens Greece, Parthenon, Acropolis, Old Greek, Greek Statues, Greek Beauty, In Ancient Times, Greece Travel

VISIT GREECE| The statue of Theodoros Kolokotronis, in front of the Old Greek Parliament building #monuments #history #art&culture

Archaeological Museum of Amphipolis-Macedonia-Greece Greek History, Roman History, Ancient History, Art History, Ancient Greek Sculpture, Ancient Greek Art, Ancient Greece, Architecture Classique, Art Et Architecture

Amfipolis museum - Serres, Greece

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