The Acropolis and the Museum of Archeology in Corinth

The Acropolis and the Museum of Archeology in Corinth

The city of Corinth in Greece has a great historical importance. The ruins of the ancient city can are exposed and can be visited. The Acrocorinth is an acropolis situated at less than 10 km to the southwest, in the south of the settlement called Archea Korinthos., at a height of 575 m and at its foot lays the archeological site of Ancient Corinth. The Archaeological Museum is located in Ancient Corinth, at the foot of the Acrocorinth, at approximately 8 km from Corinth. You can visit the... [ read more ]

The archaeological site of Ancient Corint

The archaeological site of Ancient Corint

Ancient Corinth was founded in the 10th century BC, getting to be among the most important and richest cities in Greece, being a renowned cultural, economic and sports center. The Romans destroyed the city and the population as well, but later Julius Caesar manages to restore the life of the city, rebuilding it and making it the capital of the province of Achaia. The archaeological site of Ancient Corinth is an invaluable wealth of Greece, a testament of its history of thousands of years ... [ read more ]

Tourist guide to Corinth

Tourist guide to Corinth

Located on the coast of the Corinthian Gulf, at about 80 km from Athens to south-west, Corinth represented over the years a major port of entry in the Peloponnese peninsula. Today, Corinth has a population of about 35,000 inhabitants, being the prefecture seat of Corinthia in the Peloponnese region. We present you a short tourist guide to Corinth including some information about the ancient city and its foundation according to the legends and some important tourist attractions in the city... [ read more ]