The Must Do in Greece

The Must Do in Greece

Parthenon in Acropolis is a special temple dedicated to the Greek goddess Athena. Some background. She is a virgin patron as regarded by the people of Athens. Other virtues embodied by her are wisdom, inspiration, law and justices, mathematics, strategy, crafts, the arts, skill, courage, civilization, just warfare and also strength. In classical art, in the Classical period from the 5th century onwards, she was described in sculptures with a full round strong face and a high nose. She has a high... [ read more ]

Greek Cultural Heritage and Islands

Greek Cultural Heritage and Islands

The iconic places that are world famous are in many parts of Greece. In the capital, Athens, you should see the Parthenon and Delphi. This is where the emperors at the ancient times sought prophecies of the oracle in the Greek world. Next place you need to visit is the Bassae and the old city of Rhodes. In Bassae, it is the temple of Apollo while in Rhodes, to see the Colossus of Rhodes. Meteora and Olympia Olympia, the birthplace of our modern Olympic Games and where the Olympic flame sta... [ read more ]